North East Fire Company

North East Fire Company Renovations / Additions

Thursday, January 16, 2014  North East Fire Company would like to take this time to thank everyone who has supported us over the years. We are currently in the process of an 8 month long renovation / addition, which when completed will give us a state of the art firehouse & banquet hall. These renovations are being completed not only for our company, but for the community as well. We hope you can be patient with us during construction as we look forward to sharing these beautiful renovations with you in the near future.



Remember Fallen Brothers

Sunday, November 10, 2013   



Rescue Box 402

Thursday, August 29, 2013  North East Fire Company and Cecil County Department of Emergency Services were dispatched for motor vehicle accident at Wheatley Rd and North East Road. Units responding were Chief 4, Medic 491, Rescue 4 with 4 personnel, and Cecil County Paramedic 2. Chief 4 arrived to find a small bus with damage at the main door on the passenger side. Upon arrival his arrival he held the incident to units enroute and arrived. Medic 491 handled 1 patient refusal and the incident was under control at 1611 hrs.



Special Stockholders Meeting

The North East Fire Company, Inc. will be holding a special Stockholder's meeting on Monday, March 4, 2013 @ 7:00 p.m. with an inclement weather date of Monday, March 25, 2013 at 7:00 p.p. in the Fire Hall at 210 South Mauldin Avenue, North East, MD 21901. The agenda will be a review of building renovations/remodeling and possible sale of the Mauldin Avenue Property.



Working House Fire

Friday, December 28, 2012  North East Fire Company Inc. was dispatched to a 401 box for report of a working structure fire with rescue and injuries. Shortly after dispatch Engine 412 and Assistant Chief 4-1 were enroute. Assistant Chief 4-1 was the first unit on location advising working fire to side charlie of the residence establishing East Old Philadelphia Road command. Engine 412 arrived seconds later pulling a 1' 3/4 hand line to start fire attack while two others started search/rescue operations. Within minutes additional units started to arrive on location providing assistance with fire attack, ventilation, and search. After being on location for ten minutes command had fire operations switched to defensive mode due to the stability of the roof starting to give way on side charlie of the structure. While fire operations were underway, EMS personnel from NEFC and CCDES were treating and transported a patient with burns from the fire scene. At 2311 hours command placed the situation under control. No firefighters were injured while working on the fire scene.

All units on location:

North East: A/C 4-1, A/C 44, E-412, E413, IV 493, and Rescue 4

Charlestown: E512

Singerly: E13, E3, BLS 393, PM 391 and T13

Perryville: Tanker 6, Engine 6 (Transferred to Station 4)

Rising Sun: Engine 18, Truck 8, Engine 813

CCDES: PM 4 and PM 3



Cecil County 2012 Needs Assessment Registery

Monday, October 1, 2012  Cecil County Department of Emergency Services (CCDES) is pleased to announce, with the conclusion of National Preparedness Month, is proud to provide you with their 2012 Needs Assessment Registry Form. This form contains questions to critical information that is beneficial to emergency service professionals and first responders in emergency situations. Persons that should submit are amongst those that special consideration must be made in order to successfully evacuate a residence should the need arise. CCDES, Police agencies, and Fire Departments utilize this information as a planning tool to determine the resources that may be required to provide assistance in the event of a major emergency or disaster.

CCDES intend to update our current list that was created in 2009 and maintained over the past three years by an opt-in volunteer submission. Part of the updating process is deleting old or outdated information. A formal letter will be mailed to all those currently on the list.

**Please be aware** The intention of this form is to achieve a residential perspective that touches on criteria that is important in a major emergency situation only. We have identified target areas of mobility, cognitive, electrical dependence, and various other medical criteria to be the most significant information our emergency service professionals need to know to assist someone if the emergency happens to encompass the home of the registered resident. This is information will NOT be utilized for any other purpose.

***It is important to note that those residents that are currently within a skilled nursing, assisted living, or group home setting should not complete this form and we instead request that the management of such facilities contact us directly regarding emergency planning considerations.
Submission of the forms may be mailed to:
Cecil County Department of Emergency Services
107 Chesapeake Blvd, Suite 108
Elkton, MD 21921
Or electronic copies may be submitted to: or
You can also find the attachment at:



50 Year's Later

Sunday, September 9, 2012  North East Fire Company Inc. members pin's one of their own for over 50 years of service. Terry Deamond served North East Fire Company as past Fire Chief, President, and various other positions. Terry was a mentor to all the young eager members who worked their way up the ranks to position that some of them still hold today. Thanks to Chief, Stephen Piatelli and wife, Patricia Deamond for setting up this event this afternoon.

Deptuy Chief Hamilton and Director Huntzberry presenting Terry with his 50 year certificate

Deptuy Chief Hamilton and Director
      Huntzberry presenting Terry with his 50
      year certificate


Rubbish Fire in the 404

Friday, July 13, 2012 1140 North East Fire Company Inc was dispatched to Camp Sandy Hill for report of a Rubbish Fire. Chief 4 marked up on the air with additional information of 20 x 12 structure with flames in the trusses area of the structure. After Engine 412 and Brush 4 made the response he requested for an additional Engine from Station 5. Within minutes Engine 512 and Tanker 4 marked up on the air. Chief 4 arrived with a 20 x 12 structure flames from the roof. Ambulance 491 than made the response for rehab. Engine 412 arrived pulling a 1" 3/4 line extinguishing the fire. Engine 512's crew assisted with pulling ceiling and checking for hot spot. Tanker 4 applied additional water to Engine 412. Maryland State Fire Marshal requested to the scene and Chief 4 placed the box under control at 1219 hrs.

Side Alpha

Side Alpha

Side Delta

Side Delta


MVC Vehicle Report Overturned

Thursday, July 5, 2012 2005 North East Fire Company Inc. was dispatched for motor vehicle accident at mile marker 98 on I-95. Shortly after dispatch Medic 491, Chief 4, IV 492, Rescue 4, and Cecil County Paramedic 2 marked up with additional information of a vehicle report of its roof in the median. Medic 491 arrived on location confirming dispatches report of the vehicle in the median overturned. Chief 4 followed arriving assuming Interstate 95 command. Command advised one patient that Medic 491 would transport to Christiana, Rescue 4 pulled a trash line due to a fuel spill/fumes coming from the vehicle. Cecil County Paramedic 2 and IV 492 were placed back into service and Command placed the box under control @ 2048 hrs.



Rescue & Boat Assist

Monday, July 2, 2012 1610 North East Fire Company was dispatched to the 1600 block of Oldfield Point Rd to assist Singerly Fire Company with a search. Enroute to the scene command advised Rescue 4 they would be assisting crews already on location with a possible second patient that is missing for a MVC involving a motorcycle. Crews started searching for second patient and Assistant Chief Miller advised command of the small boat utilized for swift water emergencies. Utility 434 and Utility 435 were then requested to the scene with the boat. After two and a half hours of searching the marsh, water, and wooded area command cancelled the search. North East units returned back into service at 1913 hours.



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