The Municipality of Penn Hills is located approximately 10 miles east of the City of Pittsburgh in Allegheny County, and covers approximately 19 square miles. Penn Hills is comprised of commercial and industrial buildings, single and multi-residential high-rise buildings, and numerous retail shopping centers. Penn Hills’ population ranges from 60,000 to 80,000 throughout the day. The Penn Hills Fire Department is made up of six fire stations, which provide fire protection, fire prevention / public education, with stations 222, 223, and 227 providing vehicle rescue and other various phases of rescue services. Penn Hills No.7 is comprised of about 40 individuals who are dedicated to serving the residents of Penn Hills and surrounding communities on a daily basis.

Penn Hills No.7 responds to a wide variety of incidents, both in Penn Hills and also assisting neighboring communities such as Verona, Plum, Wilkins Twp, Monroeville, Churchill, North Braddock, Forest Hills, East Pittsburgh, Braddock Hills, and Edgewood. Station 227 was organized in 1949 and has proudly been serving the Municipality of Penn Hills for 69 years. Station 227 provides 100% volunteer fire and rescue services. Station 227 has a wide variety of fire & rescue vehicles in its arsenal such as, one (1) heavy duty Class A pumper, one (1) heavy rescue, one (1) 100ft ladder truck, one (1) fire officer command vehicle, one (1) light duty service vehicle, and one (1) 14′ Swift Water Rescue Boat

Penn Hills No.7 greatest asset is its members. We have about 25 active members, many of whom are lifetime members. If you are interested in helping your neighbor and your municipality, become a volunteer!!! Click just click the “join” link at the top of the page for more info.

2020 FIRE/RESCUE CALLS

MONTHCALLS
January62
February 65
March58
April53
May62
June61
July85
August80
September71
October86
November67
December0
TOTAL RUNS750

2020 APPARATUS RESPONSES

2020TRUCK 227ENGINE 227RESCUE 227
JAN.482219
FEB.532522
MAR.463023
APR.423329
MAY401926
JUN.492330
JUL.701631
AUG.661219
SEPT.482032
OCT.692834
NOV.000
DEC.000
TOTALS:468228265

FIRE/RESCUE CALLS BY YEAR

YEARTOTAL CALLS
2020?
20191015
2018944
2017773
2016621
2015706

US LODD STATS

YEARTOTALS
202063
201957
201885
201793
201689
201586
201494
2013101
201283
201181
1352