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Roxana Volunteer Fire Company
Updated: Wednesday, November 23, 2005 - 08:49:34 PM
Roxana Volunteer Fire Company proudly protects 5000 Winter / 8000+ Summer people living in an area of 25 square miles. We operate out of 2 stations that protect a primarily rural area. Our department is a public department whose members are on a volunteer status.
The Roxana Volunteer Fire Company was established in 1960. We operate 2 stations. Headquarters houses 10 pieces of emergency equipment and is located on DE 20 in Roxana. Station 2 houses 4 pieces of emergency equipment and is located on DE 54 & Grays Lane West of Bayville. Roxana Fire Company responds to an average of 150 alarms (Record 174 Alarms in 2002)and 600+ EMS calls a year. The fire company has 56 active members, 13 of which are Certified Emergency Medical Technicians on the Ambulance Squad, 4 Junior members and 24 Lifetime members, some of which are still actively participating. We are well known throughout Delaware for our Fried Chicken Dinners on the 3rd Sat. of each month from June-September.(Check the 'News' link for dates & more)
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