Goodwill Fire Company

2021 Call Statistics
Jan 28
Feb 36
Mar 52
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 116

2020 Call Statistics
Jan 51
Feb 35
Mar 29
Apr 30
May 32
Jun 31
Jul 41
Aug 57
Sep 34
Oct 37
Nov 53
Dec 43
Total 473

Past Incident Totals
2019 505
2018 481
2017 516
2016 431
2015 454
2014 479
2013 384
2012 395
2011 437
2010 454


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Organized over 175 years ago in 1833 we are one of three volunteer fire companies that make up the West Chester Fire Department.

 

The Good Will Fire Company No. 2 is a 100% volunteer fire service that protects the lives and property of the communities of the Borough of West Chester, West Goshen Township, Westtown Township, Birmingham Township, East Bradford Township, and the entire township of Thornbury in Chester County.

 

Certification Logo The Good Will Fire Company earned the 100% certification level from the PA State Fire Commissioner's Office.  This level is awarded when 100% of the fire company’s active members hold at least one of the state's certification levels

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Engine 52-2(Lt C. Simpkins) relocating Longwood Fire Co. as they operate at a Working Fire
Engine 52-2(Lt C. Simpkins) relocating Longwood Fire Co. as they operate at a Working Fire

March in Review

Second Class Fire Fighter Al Smiley, March 31

Station 52 handled 52 calls for service in March.

On March 1st Newly placed in service Engine 52-1 handled its first call in the 52 local.

On March 2nd Station 52 was dispatched to multiple calls in the West Chester local due to a power outage.

On March 14th Station 52 was dispatched to an AFA, 2 Brush Fires, a Working Barn fire, a Relocate and a Working Outbuilding Fire. Crews stayed busy throughout ... (Full Story & Photos)

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February in Review

Third Class Fire Fighter Al Smiley, March 13

In February Station 52 handled 36 calls for service.

New Engine 52-1 was officially placed in service on February 28th.

On February 23rd Station 52 was originally alerted for a fire alarm in the 800 block of Virginia Ave., West Goshen Township. As responding units arrived on location, workers were removing a dumpster, that was on fire, from the building using a forklift. Fire was contained to the ... (Full Story & Photos)

Dumpster Fire
Dumpster Fire

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No Caption Engine 52-1

Captain Paul Widmayer, March 02

02/28/2021 starts a new era for the Good Will. Crews started the process of preparing the new Engine 52-1 into service. The truck is a 2020 Custom Fire side mount pumper on a Spartan Metrostar chassis. The truck houses a Hale QMax 2250 GPM Pump. There is 1500 feet of 5 inch, Two 1 3/4" cross lays of 200 feet, a 400' 1 3/4" off the rear with 2 1/2" and 3" hoses , booster and a bumper line. There ... (Full Story & Photos)

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January in Review

Second Class Fire Fighter Al Smiley, January 31

In the month of January Station 52 had 28 calls for service.

On January 5th crews handled 2 First due building fires. At approximately 10:20am The West Chester Borough Fire Department along with Good Fellowship Ambulance & EMS Training Institute was dispatched to the 500 block of East Miner St. for the reported House Fire. Engine 52-2 arrived as the first due engine along with Ladder 53. Crews discovered ... (Full Story & Photos)

Car Fire in the 900 Block of Paoli Pike.
Car Fire in the 900 Block of Paoli Pike.

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Chief Stafford (Photo by Lauren Stafford)
Chief Stafford (Photo by Lauren Stafford)

Thank You Chief Stafford

Second Class Fire Fighter Tracey Axelrod, December 31

December 31, 2020 marks not only the end of a year unlike any other, it is also the culmination of Good Will’s own Jonathan Stafford’s tenure as Chief of the Department.

Jon has been an active member of the Good Will since the 1990s. His work ethic and strong abilities to think strategically as well as tactically helped Jon to steadily rise through the Officer ranks in the Company. Jon was voted ... (Full Story & Photos)

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