Donation Photo

Westport Volunteer Fire Department received funds from Nancy Menkedick through America’s Farmers Grow Communities program to continue their work in the community. From left to right: Mark Taylor, assistant chief and board secretary; Pat Grote, Channel Seeds; Nancy Menkedick, winning farmer; John Gant, firefighter and president of the board; Emily Smoot, Channel Seeds; Jay Maddux, fire chief and board member; and Mike Gasper, assistant chief and treasurer of the board.

DEPARTMENT INFORMATION

309 Answered Calls - 36 For Fires - 207 were medical with 10 of those being lifting assistance, 20 motor vehicle accidents and 46 were for investigating gas, smoke or carbon monoxide alarms.

Meet the Brave Firefighters who selfishly volunteer their time to protect your home, community and surrounding communities.

It takes modern, well maintained equipment to be able to successfully estinguish Brush as well as Home Fires.

IN THE EVENT OF A FIRE OR AN EMERGENCY IMMEDIATELY DIAL 911

There is no question that a fire extinguisher can save property as well as lives. Have to checked to make sure yours are properly charged?

Every home should have a fire escape plan in place and practiced by all members of your household in case of an emergency.

Carbon Monoxide and Smoke Detectors save lives every day! But they cannot warn you if there are old batteries in them. Change them today!