Monday
Aug252014

Arcola Volunteer Fire Department Open House: October 26, 2014

The Arcola Volunteer Fire Department (Arcola VFD) is pleased to announce that they will be sponsoring their annual Open House on Sunday, October 26, 2014, from 1 PM to 4 PM. This festive event will be held at the Brambleton Public Safety Center / Arcola Volunteer Fire Station, 23675 Belmont Ridge Rd, Brambleton, VA 20148.

All are welcome to come join Smokey the Bear and Arcola VFD for our Open House. Bring the whole family for Fire Engine Rides, Ambulance and Fire House Tours, Safety Demonstrations, Health Checks, Children’s Activities, and Refreshments. The AirCare Medvac Helicopter is also scheduled to fly in for a visit!

Children must be accompanied by an adult.  Parking is available next to the firehouse.

For more information, call the Station at (703) 327-2222.

Tuesday
Apr152014

Arcola VFD Auditor's Report Available

The Arcola Volunteer Fire Department, Inc., is a tax-exempt 501(c)3, non-profit, charitable organization.  As a public entity with open policies, we are proud to make public our annual auditor's report.  The company performs annual accounting audits by an independent, outside accounting company.  Copies of the auditor's reports for fiscal years 2011 through 2013 are on our web site, available by clicking here.

Monday
Apr142014

Arcola Volunteer Fire Department is Moving !

Starting April 14, 2014 at 10:00 am Fire and EMS operations moved from our original station on Gum Spring Rd to our new Station 9 on Belmont Ridge Rd. This new building is a shared building between The Fire Department and the Loudoun County Fire Marshal's Office.

Our New building address is: 23675 Belmont Ridge Rd, Brambleton, VA 20148. You can contact the station at the new phone number of 571-258-3709.

Our Updated Mailing Address is: 42395 Ryan Rd., #112 - 809, Brambleton, VA 20148

The Arcola Fire Department has original station has grown several times during the past few decades. However due the growing needs of our community and changes to the roads in our immediate area on Gum Spring Rd. we have now moved to the new building on Belmont Ridge Rd. The original station will remain a part of the Arcola Fire Dept but all of our primary operations have been re-located. 

This new building was completed in partnership with Loudoun County and the Department of Fire and Rescue. 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday
Mar092014

Arcola Mourning

The Arcola Vol. Fire Dept. is mourning the loss of one our family; former Fire Chief Ray Case passed away Saturday, March 8th. 

A viewing for Ray will be held at Hall's Funeral Home in Purcellville on Tuesday, March 11th, from 2pm to 4pm, and again from 6pm to 8pm.  Funeral services will be held at Hall's on Wednesday, March 12th, at 11:00am, with interment immediately following at Ebenezer Cemetery in Bluemont. 

Rest easy, Chief - we got it from here.  We'll carry on as you taught us, my friend.

Sunday
Jan192014

Special New Volunteer Information Session

Would you like to be trained to assist in an emergency, or use your time more productively to make a difference in your community?  Would you like to belong to group of enthusiastic people committed and willing to take on the challenge of saving a life? 

Please contact the Membership Committee for further information and to schedule a time to come in for a new volunteer information session.  You can email membership@arcolavfd.org, or call 703-348-4317 (select option 1). 

Take the opportunity to pursue the best job in the world and become a volunteer Firefighter or EMT today!