Entries by JD

HAMTRAMCK FIREFIGHTERS RESCUE SIX

From the Detroit Free Press:  Firefighters rescued an infant, two toddlers and three women from the porch of a burning home in Hamtramck early today.   When crews arrived on the 2100 block of Trowbridge at 3:30 a.m. after a 911 call about a garage fire, they discovered the blaze had engulfed the back of […]

NEW AERIAL TOWER

Our new Aerial Platform Tower went into service today.  The truck is a 2012 Sutphen with 100′ boom/ladder tall enough to reach the roof of the tallest building in Hamtramck – or work above a fire to get a better angle or control – it is also very important for using to protect exposure fires […]

McBRYAR, CRANDALL & LaFEVER PROMOTED

Congratulations go to Greg McBryar who was promoted to Fire Marshal of the Hamtramck Fire Department on April 19. Greg, who was serving as Lieutenant, has been with the department since July 1990 and has served the Hamtramck Firefighters Association as President and other roles.  Mike Crandall, who has been with Hamtramck Fire Department since […]

PAUL WILK PROMOTED TO FIRE CHIEF

Congratulations go to Paul Wilk who was promoted to Chief of the Hamtramck Fire Department on April 13. Paul, who was serving as Fire Marshal, has been with the department since July 1990 and has served the Hamtramck Firefighters Association as President and other roles. This promotion fills the vacancy left by the retirement of […]

2012 GOLF OUTING

Due to circumstances beyond our control, the 2012 Hamtramck Firefighters Golf Outing has been canceled. However, the Hamtramck Goodfellows still needs you help and we hope you take the time to make donation to that very worthy organization – donations can be mailed to: Hamtramck Goodfellows c/o Hamtramck Firefighters PO Box 133 Hamtramck, MI 48212  […]

PARK CLEAN-UP DAY

The Hamtramck Firefighters in conjunction with Preserve our Parks, People’s Community Services and the Mayor’s Office will be holding a park clean-up day! Veteran’s Memorial Park on Saturday March 31st starting at 8:30 a.m. Please click here to print a flyer!