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Station 28 West Lanham Hills Volunteer Fire Department & Rescue Squad, Inc.
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rivers End
N 38° 57.149 W 076° 52.934
18S E 336898 N 4313188
Quick Description: Station 28 West Lanham Hills Volunteer Fire Department & Rescue Squad, Inc. in suburban Maryland just outside Washington, DC.
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 12/14/2005 11:10:04 AM
Waymark Code: WM4Y0
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member rescue557
Views: 76

Long Description:
The West Lanham Hills Volunteer Fire Department & Rescue Squad, Inc. Station 28 protects the communities of West Lanham Hills, City of New Carrollton and mutual aid to other communities within Prince George's County, Maryland. It is run by a very strong volunteer membership with a daytime paid crew. It's humble beginnings began in 1945.The station is a very busy station providing engine company and truck company operations. It now runs a mini pumper for local alarms and miscellaneous runs. In 1990, WLHVFD owned the Maryland's first 135 foot ladder truck. In the early days, the station also ran a heavy rescue squad and provided ambulance service to the community.The station houses two pumpers, ladder truck, mini pumper and various chief vehicles. WLHVFD is one of the busiest companies in Prince George's County. It also has an active Auxiliary.






















Paid or Volunteer: Volunteer

EMS Involvement: yes

Has 911 Dispatch: yes

Number of Firetrucks: 4

Related Website: [Web Link]

Physical Address:
7609 Annapolis Road
Hyattsville,, Maryland United States
20784


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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