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Structure Fire 4/4/19
Thursday, April 4, 2019 (11:08am): STRUCTURE FIRE – The Broadalbin-Kennyetto Fire Company responded to a structure fire on State Highway 29 east of the Ozoner 29 Twin Drive-In. Upon arrival smoke was seen coming from the roof and eaves of the home. Photos show smoke as firefighters work on entry and a portable water tank in use at the scene and the unfortunate aftermath. An interior attack team gained access to the building at which point flames were visible through the roof. Mutual aid was provided by Perth, Mayfield, Hagaman and Providence with Berkshire on stand-by. No injuries were reported.
Posted on 4 April 2019 | 11:32 pm
Motor Vehicle Accident 3/30/19
Saturday, March 30, 2019 (3:56pm): MVA/PI – The Broadalbin-Kennyetto Fire Company responded to a 2-car motor vehicle accident with personal injury on State Highway 29 at Bogden Road in the Town of Broadalbin. One male patient with head and facial lacerations was treated at the scene.
Posted on 3 April 2019 | 6:49 am
Practice Makes Perfect
The Broadalbin Kennyetto Fire Company conducted a “lost in the woods” training exercise on Monday, March 25th, in the woods behind the Broadalbin-Perth Central School grounds. Shown below are photos of the ARGO (fire and rescue ATV) and the interior of the Mobile Command Unit. The ARGO is an amphibious utility vehicle that is capable of traversing all kinds of terrain. The crew used a thermal imaging unit to assist their efforts to locate an individual in the cold darkness off the west side of County Highway 126. Regular training keeps the first responders ready for any scenario.
Posted on 3 April 2019 | 12:10 am
New MSA G1 Airpacks Put in Service
Monday night we continued training on our new MSA G1 air packs. It is crucial we know these packs in and out to insure safety while fighting a fire. Monday night, these packs were put in service.
Posted on 10 January 2019 | 2:44 pm
Broadalbin Baptist Church “Trunk or Treat”
The Broadalbin-Kennyetto Firefighters were handing out candy and glow sticks during the “Trunk or Treat” event held at the Broadalbin Baptist Church.
Posted on 31 October 2018 | 9:22 pm
Broadalbin-Perth TLC Halloween Parade
Broadalbin-Kennyetto Fire Company helped the Broadalbin-Perth Learning Community hold their annual Halloween Parade around the block. Sparky the fire dog also was present to greet children.
Posted on 31 October 2018 | 11:48 am
Auto Accident Victim Extrication Training 10/29/18
Below are pictures of the Broadalbin-Kennyetto Firefighters participating in part 1 of 2 training sessions on Auto Accident Victim Extrication. With the high traffic volume and a road system in our 52 square miles of protection district that varies from state highways to back country roads, this is essential training in order to provide our neighbors and visitors with top rate assistance in their time of need.
Posted on 29 October 2018 | 4:30 pm
Sacandaga Bible Conference Fall Fest
Below are pictures of our new fire apparatus (211) attending the Sacandaga Bible Conference Fall Festival! Pictured are kids having some fun using booster line to spray pumpkins!
Posted on 19 October 2018 | 8:32 pm
Broadalbin-Perth Learning Community VIsit
Wednesday, October 10th, 2018 we visited students from the Learning Community Grades Pre-k through 2nd grade at Broadalbin-Perth. Students watched and participated in a “Stop, Drop and Roll” demonstration as well as safety in the home. After demonstrations, students came out to view the fire trucks.
Posted on 19 October 2018 | 8:27 pm
Fire Prevention Week Open House
Our Annual Fire Prevention Week Open House was held Wednesday, October 10th, 2018. This years demonstrations included kitchen grease fire safety, fire exits in the home, NY State Police rollover demonstrator, Fulton County Sheriffs Office Safe Child ID and many more. Thank you New York State Police, Fulton County Sheriff’s Office, GAVAC and Sue Syzdek from NYS fire chiefs for attending!
Posted on 19 October 2018 | 8:22 pm
Monday Night Training with New 211
Training Monday July 23rd consisted of hose advancement, hose lays, and flowing water with our new apparatus. The St. Josephs Church of Broadalbin has graciously allowed us to non-destructively train with the former rectory. This is a great opportunity for our firefighters to get hands on training including victim search and rescue, ladder operations, pump operations building familiarization and many more. Below are some pictures taken from training.
Posted on 27 July 2018 | 2:04 pm
Structure Fire 5/10/18
Thursday, May 10th we were dispatched to a report of a structure fire on Macvean Rd in the town of Broadalbin. Upon arrival, heavy flames were visible. Our attack engine (231) was the first unit to attack the fire with our engine 211 following. Engine 212 supplied water. Mayfield Fire Dept., Perth Volunteer Fire Dept. and Hagaman Fire were requested for mutual aid. Fire is still under investigation.
Posted on 14 May 2018 | 2:05 pm
Garage Fire 3/4/18
Below are pictures of a recent garage fire we were dispatched to. Upon arrival of an officer, a radio transmission confirmed structure fire with flames visible. Chief in command requested mutual aid from Providence, Perth and Mayfield Fire Departments. With an quick and aggressive interior attack, the fire was confined to the rear portion of the garage where fire originated. (Photos Submitted)
Posted on 9 March 2018 | 1:02 pm
Petoff Gardens Visit 11/14,15/2017
Tuesday and Wednesday we visited with the seniors of Petoff Gardens 1 and 2. During our visit we spoke with the seniors regarding fire safety and fire prevention. Some of the topics discussed were electrical fire hazards, kitchen safety, fire escape planning and exit routes, fire extinguisher use and locations, and many more. Residents had the opportunity to ask questions and see a fully uniformed firefighter.
Posted on 16 November 2017 | 2:29 am
Flashover Training 11/12/17
Members of the Broadalbin-Kennyetto Fire Company had an opportunity to participate in Flashover Training at the Fulton County Fire Training Center today. This training is critical in recognizing and addressing some of the many hazards encountered during interior firefighting operations. Below are some of the pictures taken. (Photos courtesy of Ron Miller)
Posted on 13 November 2017 | 4:41 am
Broadalbin-Perth Learning Community Visit (part 2)
Tuesday October 24th we had the opportunity to speak with the Pre-K and Kindergarten students at Broadalbin-Perth Central School. This years Fire Prevention theme is “Every Second Counts, Plan 2 Ways Out”. Five students volunteered and demonstrated with our bedroom props. Also demonstrated was “Stop, Drop and Roll”. After the demonstration, students had the chance to look at our fire truck up close and ask us questions. Below are pictures of our visit.
Posted on 24 October 2017 | 11:05 pm
Broadalbin-Perth Learning Community Visit
Tuesday October 10th we had the opportunity to speak with the first and second grade students at Broadalbin-Perth Central School. This week was Fire Prevention Week and the theme was “Every Second Counts, Plan 2 Ways Out”. Five students volunteered and demonstrated with our bedroom props. Also demonstrated was “Stop, Drop and Roll”. After the demonstration, students had the chance to look at our fire truck up close and ask us questions. Below are pictures of our visit.
Posted on 20 October 2017 | 3:08 am
Monday Night Training (Oct. 2nd)- Victim Removal From Roof
Posted on 10 October 2017 | 4:12 am
7/3/17 – Firehouse Training
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10/29/2016 – Friendship Drive
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08/08/2015 – Parade for Perth Fire 70th
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07/29/2015 – Driver Ed Extrication Demo
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07/25/2015 – Rope Drill
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07/18/2015 – Past Chief Dave Brooks Funeral
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05/25/2015 – Memorial Day
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