FIRE CO MINUTES: JULY 18, 2005
read minutues, approved as corrected: 4 departments for junior regs (not 3)
no candidates for membership
Officers present except: no 03, 04, 08 or 10 present
Mike Hartman, not here, left a report withthe Secretary
02- has been a good month,
05- Cope – 3212 new tires installed 7-12, front end aligned. Hahn new 6V battery, new regulator installed, 3251 arrow stick half working, use sparingly.. leave off unless needed at scene. New shocks for compartment 1 on 3212, thanks to cole & fahringer and schlier & senior, on 3212
New trucks discussed
Lettering- on 21 came out nicely, suggested that we standardize the fleet similarly, to arrange same style of lettering for 12 & 92. Motion by cope, second by mariner..
Changes on new truck from visit for pre-construction. Delete Fire Com System. Some additions will be picked up by relief, some we must pick up. The last drawings will be reviewed and discussed by the committee. Motion made to give committee approval authority, by Search. Second Vance. Unanimous
06 Rick: grounds & engine house. Building up to standard. Noted we are to pick up after ourselves. Discussed lime green paint for lines. It is not sticking. Need different paint.
No car washing at station house.
07-Will Schlier- in touch with holmatro, we got pushed back to end of August.
Mariner no report
Ray decker, no report
Fire police: Charlie will be out of commission for a bit
Banquet still on
Picnic still on
Fire Prevention-open house will be at High School
Incentive: no report
Parades – on board at rear of meeting room
Communications and correspondence – passed around, cat rescue = $75 donation
Terrorist bomb training available.
Club picnic is free to FF’s and families, August 7.
$1000 check from Dorney Park
Treasurer’s report as read by secretary- passed
Old Business: Juniors make sure you get signed papers back to Chief for new regs
Gear racks still not measured or ordered
Summer is here again, Chief offered a picnic. We’ll pick a date before Labor Day.
Calls: Today was about the only big call, house fire at Dorney.. A cat rescue, Crew that was in initially did a super stop job.
Grab a cooler, water and ice when responding to structure fires in summer.
Meeting adjourned 8:07 PM