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Station 48 West Lanham Hills Volunteer Fire Department & Rescue Squad, Inc. PGFD
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rivers End
N 38° 58.636 W 076° 51.647
18S E 338814 N 4315900
Quick Description: The West Lanham Hills Volunteer Fire Department & Rescue Squad, Inc. Station 48 in Prince George's County Suburban Maryland
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 12/13/2005 5:19:51 PM
Waymark Code: WM4X7
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member rescue557
Views: 86

Long Description:
The West Lanham Hills Volunteer Fire Department & Rescue Squad, Inc. Station 48 opened in 1971 when the Lanham area was growing and a need for another fire station was needed. Station 48 would become sub station to Station 28 in West Lanham Hills. The station is run by a strong volunteer membership with a career crew during the day. The station serves the communities of Lanham, New Carrollton, Greenbelt and surrounding areas. It also runs first due to the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. The station houses two engines, Brush Unitm various Chief vehicles, Utility and two Ambulances. The station is part of the Prince George's County Volunteer Fire & Rescue Association. Station 48 runs about 3000 ambulance calls this last year.
Paid or Volunteer: Volunteer

EMS Involvement: yes

Has 911 Dispatch: yes

Number of Firetrucks: 3

Related Website: [Web Link]

Physical Address:
8501 Goodluck Road
Lanham, , Maryland USA
20706


Has Emergency Call Box: Not Listed

Has Emergency Siren: Not Listed

Has Fire Pole: Not Listed

Average Alarms Per Year: Not Listed

Number of Emergency Staff: Not Listed

Rating: Not listed

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