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.

Jan
26
2016

Job Announcement

The Mantua Township Board of Fire Commissioners has announced an opening for Career Firefighter.  This opening is guaranteed for atleast one position with a  projected start date of March 1, 2016.  Any questions can be forwarded to the District Fire Chief, Brian Hauss at (856) 468-7222.  Please see the attached job announcement:   The Mantua
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Dec
9
2015

Santa Clause Around Town

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Attention all Mantua Township Residents, Saturday, December 19, 2015  between 09:00 AM and 01:00 PM Santa Clause will be escorted around town on the Fire Trucks.  So when you hear the sirens in the area, be sure to have the little ones out to see Santa as he is paraded through the community!
Nov
16
2015

Fire District Participates in Blessings in a Backpack Volleyball Fundraiser

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On Monday, November 16, 2015 at 1800 hours members of the Mantua Township Fire District participated in a benefit to support the Blessings in a Backpack campaign initiated by the Mantua Township School District.  The schools held a Volleyball tournament at the Clearview Regional High School, pitting all three elementary schools against the Mantua Township
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Nov
15
2015

Crews Extinguish Route 55 Vehicle Fire

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On Sunday, November 15, 2015 at 2030 hours members of the Mantua Township Fire District and Ewan Fire Company were dispatched to Route 55 in the area of Mile Marker 52.5 Northbound for a reported vehicle fire.  Chief 2201 arrived and confirmed a four door sedan with a working engine compartment fire.  Engine Companies 2324
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Oct
25
2015

In House Duty Crew Makes Quick Work of Attic Fire

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On Sunday, October 25, 2015 at 0445 hours members of the Mantua Township Fire District and Pitman Fire Company No. 1 were dispatched to 232 Evergreen Avenue for a reported dwelling fire.  Engine Company 2213 responded in less than a minute staffed with volunteer duty crew.  While en route crews were advised by Gloucester County
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Oct
24
2015

New Squad Company Almost Complete

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On Friday, October 23, 2015 members of the Mantua Township Fire Distirct Truck Committee reported to the KME Factory in Carbon County, Pennsylvania to perform the final inspection on the new Squad Company 2211.  The apparatus is near total completion with some minor details to be completed before delivery in the first week of November. 
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Oct
18
2015

Members Participate in Benefit for Mantua Twp Police K9

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On Sunday, October 18, 2015 members of the Mantua Township Fire District teamed up to help support the Mantua Township Police K9 Association.  Members assisted with fundraising as well as competed in an all day Wiffleball Tournament to help raise money to support the cause.  The team “Mantua Township Firefighters” went 2-2 losing in an
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Oct
13
2015

Mantua Firefighter Awarded Gloucester County Firefighter of the Year

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  On Tuesday, October 13, 2015 a celebration was held at the Harrison Township American Legion honoring Firefighter Shawn Layton as the Gloucester County Firefighter of the Year.  The night was put together by the Exchange Club of Mullica Hill, who’s goal is to serve others in need.  Its core values are family, community and country.  Each
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Oct
12
2015

Company Handles Small Basement Fire

Bridgeton Pike Fire
On October 12, 2015 at 0903 hours members of the Mantua Township Fire District and Pitman Fire Company No. 1 were dispatched to 525 Bridgeton Pike for a reported dwelling fire.  Chief 2201 and Engine 2212 responded immediately and were advised that the caller was reporting a fire in the basement.  Chief 2201 arrived on scene
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Sep
8
2015

Mandatory Department Physicals

The Following Members are required to attend Mandatory Department Physicals, which will be held on September 29, 2015 starting at 1700 hours at Union Avenue Station.  All members must be in attendance for Fit Testing.  If there are any issues please contact Chief Hauss Marcus Anderson Matthew DuBeau Cole Devone Greg Godwin Jay Hauss Jake
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