News Headlines
Mon. Jan 14th 2019
Congratulations to Lieutenant Chris Gioia on achieving his both his Proboard/IFSAC Firefighter II and National Registry Emergency Medical Technician certifications!
Thu. Aug 23rd 2018
Members from Station 145 took the Engine to the Elizabeth boat launch, where we practiced pump operations with other area fire departments. We got to familiarize ourselves with aerial master streams, ...
Tue. Apr 17th 2018
Congratulations to Lieutenant Chris Gioia on achieving his Proboard/IFSAC Fire Service Instructor 1 certification!
Thu. Apr 5th 2018
Station 145 recently took delivery of a Plymovent diesel exhaust system for the fire garage. Whenever any of our apparatus are turned on, the system automatically kicks in and removes harmful diesel e...
Tue. Mar 27th 2018
Members from Buena Vista VFC concluded an Engine Company Operations class held at the Westmoreland County Community College Public Safety Training Center, where we practiced fire attack and hoseline a...
About Us

Welcome to Buena Vista Volunteer Fire Company No. 1

 The Buena Vista Volunteer Fire Company was organized October 27, 1927 for the protection of life and property, during a fire. Later to be amended as follows: “to prevent destruction of life and property and to help aid and assist in any emergency, and to conduct social activities”. We are a 100% volunteer fire company.

Charter Members:

William J. McGowan

R. E. McBeth

J. R. Taylor

T. D. McGowan

S. H. Holland

William Muse

R. Pocivalnik

James Bradey, Jr.

William G. Styche, Sr.

Elmer Styche

G. A. Lacey

M. J. Thompson

Peter Boyer

James Buchan

William Huemme

Marshall Mains, Sr.

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