Hello, and Welcome!
Welcome to the home page of Citizens
Fire Company #1 of Middleport, Inc., a small
volunteer fire company in Schuylkill County Fire
We are a nonprofit organization
staffed entirely by volunteers, and receive no tax
support. All other expenses, those for equipping,
and maintenance and replacement of equipment, are
born out through our fund raising activities and
grants as they become available.
Please take the time to "Like" our Facebook page,
and follow us.
Please consider making a donation to help
us update and better equip our fire
company to help you. Any amound you give
will be appreciated, and those who give
$25.00 or more will be acknowledged
on our Sponsors page,
- $25.00 – $50—Bronze
- $51.00 – $100—Silver
- $101.00 – $200.00—Gold
- $201.00 – or more—Platinum
Our mission is to save lives, and protect
property. We also provide fire safety information
to our community and welcome requests to make fire
safety presentations to the children of our
community in area schools.
entrance to our firehouse is located near US
Highway 209, on St. Clair St. in Middleport.
Middleport is our Main Coverage area, and our
Secondary Mutual Aid response area consists of New
Philadelphia, Blythe Twp, Walker Twp. and
surrounding communities. Our members are dedicated
to continue their fire education; and go through
intense fire training programs through the state
and our station. Our Members repair and maintain
the fire apparatus along with the equipment that
are on the apparatus, also the grounds
where the apparatus is housed.
The department is always dispatched by Schuylkill
County Communications Center. We use 46.50 as our
primary dispatch frequency, and 46.21 as our
working fire ground channel. Our fire chief
utilizes radio 51.00, our assistant chief utilizes
radio 51.01, Captain of Fire Police utilizes radio
51.80, Fire Police utilizes radio's 51.81 – 51.85,
Engineers utilize radio’s 51.02-51.05
Fire Company Apparatus
Our Primary Apparatus - 1984 Mack
Engine The Engine Seats 5 Firefighters. It has a
1000 g.p.m. Pump and a 750 gallon Tank. Carries 3
Attack Lines, including 150 feet of 3 “ Hose and
1400 feet of 4” LDH which can adapt to 5”. We have
an AED on board. Plus we carry all the necessary
equipment for all responses.
"Sister " Department in Middleport,
NY donated a truck we are bringing
in to service as a replacement for our '84 Mac.
More info to come.
If you were looking for our original Web site, it's
still there. We are going to use it as a kind of
archive for past events, and will not
be transferring everything from the site, so
we encourage you to look it over.
Find more information on the borough of
Middleport on CitiData.