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Thu. Sep 15th 2016
PSA About Protective Vests

For Immediate Public Release:          September 15, 2016PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTIn light of ongo...

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Mon. Sep 29th 2014
Start of New Rescue 46

The following pictures are the start of our new Sutphen / SVI Rescue due early 2015.

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Mon. May 12th 2014
Company purchases new E-Draulic Tools

We have recently purchased a Hurst E-Draulic System in preparation for our new Rescue truck due to be in service in early 201...

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Tickets are now available for our annual Kauffman's Chicken sale.  Please see one of our firefighters or stop by station to buy your tickets.  Dinners are $8 each and include a 1/2 chicken, baked potato, and applesauce.  Dinner pickup is on Saturday, April 1st from 9am to 2pm at the fire station.  Baked goods will also be available for sale that day.

2017 KFD Annual Basketball Tournament Has Been CANCELLED

Due to scheduling conflicts with other tournaments and a lack of entries, the Basketball Tournament for this year has been cancelled.  We will make every effort to post in advance when the next tournament will be held.  Thank you to those who were interested and thank you to everyone who supported us!




A reminder that there are burning ordinances for Kutztown Borough, Maxatawny Township, and Greenwich Township.  Please click here to review those ordinances.  Maxatawny Township requires a request for a Controlled Burn Permit be made to the Fire Department at least 24 hours in advance.  Your request must then be approved and a permit issued by the Fire Department for your controlled burn.  A violation of this ordinance can result in fines.







The Kutztown Fire Department proudly serves the Borough of Kutztown, Maxatawny Township, Greenwich Township, and Kutztown University. We average 500+ calls annually, and cover 40 square miles. 

Our coverage area includes a state university, residential areas, Route 222 and Interstate 78, a vast rural population, and a light industrial section. 

The Truck Crew consists of approximately 30 volunteer members who are ready to serve the community 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our fleet consists of 6 pieces of apparatus. 


2017 Truck Crew Chief/Line Officers

Chief 46 - Eric Diehl

Deputy 46 - Mike Russo

Assistant 46 - Donald Battista

Assistant 46-1 - Dale Rothermel

Captain 46 - Todd Evans

Lieutenant 46 - Keith Miller

Lieutenant 46-1 - Austin Sergas 

Fire Marshal - Robert Hauck

Asst. Fire Marshal - George Kusterer

2017 Executive Officers
President - Scott Horan
Vice President - Ben Hoffman
Treasurer - Dale Rothermel
Recording Secretary - William Greenawald



Upcoming Events
Every Thursday
Every 2nd Thursday
Sat. Apr 1st 2017
9:00am - 2:00pm
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Contact Information
Kutztown Fire Department
PO Box 241
Kutztown, PA 19530
Non-Emergency: 610 683-8703
Emergency: 911
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