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Black Rock Volunteer Fire Company
260 Green Tree Road
Phoenixville, PA 19460
Non-Emergency: 610-666-7965
Emergency: 911
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Welcome to the Black Rock Volunteer Fire Company
The Black Rock Volunteer Fire Company was formed on February 1, 2012 through the merger of the Oaks Fire Company, formerly Montgomery County Station 63, and the Mont Clare Fire Company, formerly Montgomery County Station 55.  The membership of these two independent, non-profit organizations voted to combine to facilitate a reduction in duplication of staffing and equipment within the Township of Upper Providence, to improve the staffing levels responding to emergency calls and to reduce operating costs.

The Oaks Fire Company provided fire and rescue services within Upper Providence Township and its surrounding communities since 1907 and was chartered by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in 1908.  The spirit of the Oaks Fire Company credo "Volunteers Serving Upper Providence Township" continues as part of the new organization.

The Mont Clare Fire Company was formed in 1900 and was chartered by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in 1910 for the prevention of fire and protection of life and property from disaster in Mont Clare, PA.  The spirit of the Mont Clare Fire Company credo "Neighbor Helping Neighbor Since 1900" also continues as part of the new organization.

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Wed. Jan 3rd 2018
With the winter storm approaching, a friendly reminder to adopt a fire hydrant closest to your home or business. Clear snow and ice at least 3 feet in all directions around the hydrant and make a path to the street. This saves Firefighters precious time in the event of an emergency. 
Fri. Dec 22nd 2017
THANK YOU to Vinnie's Pizza for providing dinner to the members of the BRVFC this past week. Members enjoyed dinner while participating in our yearly training review and planning for 2018. Thanks again Vinnie for your continued support of the Black Rock Volunteer Fire Company and have a great ho...
Sun. Dec 10th 2017
Several of our members volunteered their time to make sure Tower 99 and Engine 99-1 were fully decorated for Santa's journey through Oaks!  You may have seen Santa riding on a fire truck on December 8th and 9th.  He will be riding one of our fire trucks again as he rides through M...
Tue. Oct 17th 2017
BRVFC has recently received inquiries related to a campaign mailing from certain candidates currently running for Supervisor in the Township of Upper Providence which suggests that these candidates are supported by firefighters.The Black Rock Volunteer Fire Company is registered as a 501(c)(3) chari...
Sun. Oct 15th 2017
"Every Second Counts - Plan 2 Ways Out!" was the theme this year for Fire Prevention Week.  We were able to get the word out through programs we presented at Oaks Elementary School and Community Public Safety Day at Lowe's.  In addition to fire prevention, children (and adult...
Recent Calls
Sat. Dec 16th 2017
At 04:16 this morning Engine 99-1 was dispatched as part of the working fire dispatch to assist Trappe (77) and Collegeville (34) Fire Companies at dwelling fire at 503 Tawnyberry Lane in the Trappe section of Upper Providence Township. Initial calls reported "fire from the ...
Sat. Dec 16th 2017
Just after 11 PM last evening Station 99 and Rescue 34 (Collegeville) was dispatched to a reported vehicle rescue eastbound on Rt 422 in the area of Troutman Road. AC99 (Hughes) was the first arriving and reported one vehicle overturned and the occupant out and the assignment was held to Squad 99 an...
Tue. Nov 21st 2017
At 22:04 Royersford, Trappe and Spring City were dispatched to the Providence Forge development in the Royersford section of Upper Providence. Chief 98 arrived and reported a working fire in the kitchen of Unit #92. Black Rock's Engine 99-1 was dispatched after the report of a confirmed fire. Cr...
Tue. Nov 21st 2017
Just after 2 AM Units were dispatched to a building at the Meadows in the Mont Clare section of Upper Providence. First-in crews encountered heavy fire and smoke conditions. Because of quick work of Upper Providence Police all occupants were evacuated prior to fire crews arrival. Crews from (L65) Ph...
Tue. May 23rd 2017
Yesterday at 2:49PM Black Rock was dispatched with Engine 93 and Rescue 34 to a vehicle rescue on Route 422 eastbound before the Oaks exit. Units arrived to find drivers of both vehicles trapped in the vehicles. Rescue personnel from Squad 99 and Engine 93 worked to remove the roof and doors on the ...