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Jan27
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Mar24
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May34
Jun35
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Aug26
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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.

News Headlines
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...
Sun. Nov 12th 2017
The Black Rock Volunteer Fire company will be hosting Santa in the JRM-Banquet Hall on Saturday, December 9th between 12PM and 2PM. Children will get to visit with Santa and parents can take pictures to record this memory. All children will receive a small gift from Santa and cookies and juice drink...
Sun. Oct 22nd 2017
It was an honor for BRVFC to be in attendance at Limerick Fire Company's housing and building dedication on Saturday, October 21st.
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
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 ...
Tue. Mar 21st 2017
Last evening Black Rock (99), Royersford (98) and Collegeville (34) responded to a vehicle fire on Route 422 westbound in the area of S. Lewis Road. Chief 99 arrived and confirmed the vehicle fully involved. Tac 99 with BC99 arrived and attacked the fire and Squad 99 assisted with overhaul...
Mon. Mar 13th 2017
Yesterday at 2:23 PM Black Rock was dispatched with Engine 99-1 to assist Lower Providence Fire Department with a dwelling fire at 92 Level Road. Engine 99-1 picked up the hydrant in the 100 block of Level Road and supplied Engine 34 (Collegeville) and Engine 53 (Lower Providence). Crew cl...