Recent Calls
Thu. Oct 27th 2016
House Fire on 8th St.

This morning shortly before 06:00 hours the Citizens Fire Co. No. 2 and Mahanoy City EMS were dispatched along with the ...

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Mon. Aug 29th 2016
Garage Fire in Frackville

Shortly before 13:00 hours Tower 456 was dispatched along with the Frackville Fire Dept., Altamont and Englewood Fire Co...

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Thu. Aug 25th 2016
Tower Responds to Ashland Fire

Shortly after 13:00 hours Tower 456 was dispatched with other mutual aid units on the 2nd Alarm assignment to assist the Ashl...

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News Headlines
Sat. Nov 5th 2016
Tower 456 Featured on the Cover of Firehouse Magazine

This month's cover of Firehouse Magazine, a national trade magazine, features a photo of Tower 456 and Chief Chauffeur Pe...

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Sat. Nov 5th 2016
Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery

The Citizens Fire Co. No. 2 and Mahanoy City EMS would like to remind everyone that when they change their clocks today to al...

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Sun. Sep 11th 2016
15th Anniversary of the 9/11 Attacks

Today the Citizens Fire Co. No. 2 and Mahanoy City EMS remembers the events of September 11, 2001 and all the people who'...

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Welcome to the Citizens Fire Company #2 & Mahanoy City EMS 

 

We are located in the Borough of Mahanoy City, Schuylkill County, PA. We are one of five stations that make up the Mahanoy City Fire Department and are designated Station 454. We also are the EMS provider to Mahanoy City and Mahanoy Twp. Our station operates two pieces of fire apparatus (Engine and Tower) and two BLS ambulances. 

Coverage is provided solely by volunteers except for one paid EMT on duty 24 hours a day 365 days a year. We currently have approximately 40 active volunteers who cover all of Mahanoy City and Mahanoy Township along with providing mutual aid throughout the region.

Our station is also part of the Mahanoy City Rapid Intervention Team. Tower 456 is due on all commercial RIT boxes along with other apparatus from Mahanoy City.

 

 

News Headlines
Sat. Nov 5th 2016
This month's cover of Firehouse Magazine, a national trade magazine, features a photo of Tower 456 and Chief Chauffeur Pete Walinchus operating on a working commercial fire in Tuscarora last year. The photo was taken by Fire & Film a local photographer and firefighter and also a member of th...
Sat. Nov 5th 2016
The Citizens Fire Co. No. 2 and Mahanoy City EMS would like to remind everyone that when they change their clocks today to also change the batteries in your smoke detectors. Smoke detectors are a critical life saving tools that have helped numerous times in the borough.
Sun. Sep 11th 2016
Today the Citizens Fire Co. No. 2 and Mahanoy City EMS remembers the events of September 11, 2001 and all the people who's lives were lost that day and others who still suffer with the after effects of that day including many rescue workers who have perished or still battle related illnesses and...
Sat. Jul 16th 2016
The Citizens Fire Company #2 & Mahanoy City EMS will be hosting their annual poker run on July 16th, 2016. Registration begins at 8am, kickstands up at 11am. Poker run will begin and end at the Citizens Fire Company #2 & Mahanoy City EMS located at 212 West Centre Street, Mahanoy City, PA 17...
Fri. Jun 10th 2016
The Citizens Fire Co. No. 2 and Mahanoy City EMS would like to offer our condolences on the passing of Jennifer Ward. The Ward family has three generations of members with the company. 
Recent Calls
Thu. Oct 27th 2016
This morning shortly before 06:00 hours the Citizens Fire Co. No. 2 and Mahanoy City EMS were dispatched along with the rest of the MCFD and Frackville Ladder 4320, who was covering for Tower 456 which was out of service, for a house fire. Chief 455 arrived on scene shortly afterwards and confi...
Mon. Aug 29th 2016
Shortly before 13:00 hours Tower 456 was dispatched along with the Frackville Fire Dept., Altamont and Englewood Fire Companies to the 300 block of S. Birch St. for a working garage fire. Tower 456 was directed to stage on Laurel St. and sent it's manpower up to building. The Tower cre...
Thu. Aug 25th 2016
Shortly after 13:00 hours Tower 456 was dispatched with other mutual aid units on the 2nd Alarm assignment to assist the Ashland Fire Dept on a structure fire at 400 W. Center St. in Ashland. Upon the Tower's arrival we were directed to Side B of the structure with the Tower crew splitting with ...
Thu. Aug 18th 2016
This morning shortly before 05:00 Engine 454 along with Rescue 469 and Engine 465 responded to assist the Ryan Twp. Fire Co., Altamont Fire Co. and Delano Fire Co. for a MVA with entrapment. Initial responding units were advised of a secondary accident behind the first that was reported to invo...
Fri. Jul 8th 2016
At 11:19 hours the Shenandoah Fire Dept., West End Fire Co. and Frackville Ladder 4320 were dispatched to 134 S. Market St. for a reported garage fire. A 2nd Alarm was quickly struck by Marshall 751 as he arrived with a working fire with SPD reporting possible entrapment and numerous ...
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Citizens Fire Company #2
212 W. Centre St.
Mahanoy City, PA 17948
Non-Emergency: 570-773-1750
Emergency: 911
Fax: 570-773-0502
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