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CHUCKATUCK VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT HOSTS MEMBERSHIP ORIENTATION
Come one, come all! Your Chuckatuck Volunteer Fire Department is holding a membership orientation for anyone interested in volunteering.
The event will be held this Sunday, October 30th at 12:00pm noon at the fire station, 300 Kings Highway, Suffolk, Virginia, 23432.
This is an opportunity to inquire about membership with Chuckatuck Volunteer Fire Department ... anyone that is interested is encouraged to attend. Our leadership will be on site to give you all of the information possible, and answer any questions that you may have.
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While there is still a lot uncertainty on where Hurricane Matthew will make landfall if any at all, now is the time to start your preparations. National Weather Service put out a good list of preparations that should be considered before the storm hits. Even if the storm makes landfall south of us, our area will still be affected by it. Strong tropical forces winds paired with the saturated ground we already have will result in down trees and power lines. Please monitor this storm be prepared the best you can. Your volunteers will be here running emergency calls as we do everyday. ... See MoreSee Less
While there's certainly no reason to panic, now is the time to start preparing in the event that Hurricane #Matthew affects our area. Check out these preparedness tips, and find more at weather.gov/hurricanesafety. Be sure to share this information with your friends or family near the coast, as well! #ncwx
The Chuckatuck Volunteer Fire Department is located on Kings Highway approximately ½ mile from Hwy. 10. This location allows the fire department to provide fire protection and emergency medical first response to northwestern Suffolk along with a portion of Isle of Wight County.
We are very proud to serve our community solely as a volunteer department; with over 50 volunteer professionals. Our members come from throughout our community to provide trained and professional service. All of our members are required to obtain a minimum of Firefighter Level I certification within one year of joining. Members participate in both regional and in house training courses. Many of our members are certified Fire Instructors and Fire Officers, and many hold various medical certifications from EMT-Basic through the Paramedic level.
The Chuckatuck Volunteer Fire Department operates out of a modern fire station that was constructed in 1998. We have 2 Engines (Engine 9 and Engine 29) 1 Tanker (Tanker 9) 1 Brush Truck (Brush 9) and a command vehicle (Car 109). The station and all apparatus is owned, operated, and maintained by the members of our department.
If you are interested in joining feel free to contact any department member, or email Membership Chairman Jeff Parsons at Jeffparsonscvfd9@gmail.com