Mission Statement:

The mission of the Mantua Township Fire District No. 1 is to serve our community when an emergency occurs. We will respond safely and quickly with trained, skilled, and compassionate members, using the best available equipment to neutralize or reverse any situation.  We will continue aggressive planning and response preparation, and will strive to prevent the need for our emergency services through education and community interaction. Our services shall be delivered by a dedicated family of members committed to exceeding the needs and expectations of those we serve anytime, anyplace, any need.

Jul
16
2015

Full Company Response on Working Fire

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On Thursday, July 16, 2015 at 1738 hours members of the Mantua Township Fire District, East Greenwich Fire Department as well as Pitman Fire Company No. 1 were dispatched to the rear of 434 Cohawkin Road for a reported dwelling fire.  Engine Company 2212 responded immediately with a  crew of three and were advised that
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Jul
3
2015

Casual Help Crew makes Quick Work of House Fire

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On Friday, July 3, 2015 at 1746 hours members of the Mantua Township Fire District and Pitman Fire Company No. 1 were dispatched to 647 Topeka Avenue for a reported house fire.  Engine Company 2212 staffed with three casual help members were advised immediately upon responding that Gloucester County Communications was receiving numerous calls reporting
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Jun
25
2015

Company handles One Line Job

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On Thursday, June 25, 2015 at 1848 hours members of the Mantua Township Fire District and Pitman Fire Company No. 1 were dispatched to 143 Barnsboro Road for a reported house fire.  Engine Company 2212 responded immediately with a crew of six personnel.  Upon arrival crews were advised by police on location that there was
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Jun
23
2015

Disaster Strikes the MTFD

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On Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at approximately 1800 hours a strong storm surge with tornado like winds passed through Gloucester County, hitting Mantua Township and East Greenwich Township the hardest.  The overwhelming winds of approximately 85 Miles Per Hour came through the area demolishing everything in its path including the roof of our Fire Headquarters
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Jun
18
2015

Crews Battle Solar Panel Fire

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On Wednesday, June 18, 2015 at 1129 hours members of the Mantua Township Fire District and Pitman Fire Company No. 1 were dispatched to 177 Carriage Hill Circle for a reported dwelling fire.  Engine Company 2212 responded within seconds with a crew of five and were advised that police were on location reporting fire through
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Jun
2
2015

Company Extricates Two from MVC

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On Tuesday, June 2, 2015 members of the Mantua Township Fire District were dispatched to the area of Center Street and Loring Lane for a Motor Vehicle Crash with reported people trapped.  Squad Company 2218 responded immediately and were advised by FI 2220 who was on scene confirming five patients, with two still trapped in
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May
23
2015

Company Responds on Woodbury All-Hands

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On Saturday, May 23, 2015 members of the Mantua Township Fire District were dispatched to 23 Logan Street in the City of Woodbury for a reported Working Dwelling Fire.  Squad Company 2218 responded immediately with Chief 2201 with a total crew of seven personnel.  While en route the company was advised that they would be
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May
14
2015

Chief Participates in Police Unity Tour

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Beginning Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 0700 hours and finishing Tuesday, May 12, 2015 Chief Brian Hauss along with Cpl. D. Hayes of the Mantua Township Police Department participated in the Police Unity Tour.  The Police Unity Tour is 230 mile bicycle tour starting in Haddon Heights, NJ and finishing in Washington D.C. at the
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Apr
18
2015

Lt. Torino Awarded Firefighter of the Year

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Saturday, April 18, 2015 – On Saturday Evening, April 18, 2015 in front of a packed house at the Mantua Township Lawson Cox VFW Post 7679 four members of the Mantua Township Emergency Services were awarded for being the top member in their area of expertise. This year Lt. Victor Torino was nominated and awarded
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Apr
6
2015

Company Responds on Westville All Hands

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Monday, April 6, 2015 – On Monday, April 6, 2015 members of the Mantua Township Fire District were dispatched to 7 Edgewater Avenue in the Borough of Westville to assist on a working structure fire. Engine Company 2213 responded immediately with a total staffing of seven personnel. Upon the arrival of the company, crews were
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