The Wildwood City Fire Department released its 2020 annual report.
Multiple agencies completed the investigation of a four-alarm fire at Playland’s Castaway Cove, on the Ocean City Boardwalk, and announced the preliminary findings Feb. 8.
Personnel from multiple agencies will be in Ocean City this week, as the investigation into the Jan. 30 fire at Playland’s Castaway Cove continues.
At approximately 4:11 p.m. Jan. 16, the Ocean View Fire Company was dispatched to the Garden State Parkway, in the area of milepost 17 S, for a vehicle fire.
At 6:11 p.m. Jan. 4, Engine 51 and Tower 51 were dispatched on the first alarm assignment to the 100 block of Sunset Boulevard, in West Cape May, for a commercial structure fire.
At approximately 8:45 p.m. Dec. 13, Dennisville Fire Company units, along with automatic aid from the Ocean View and Belleplain fire companies, were dispatched to Cedar Mill Lane, in South Dennis, for a reported dwelling fire.
The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs’ (DCA) Division of Fire Safety (NJDFS) wants to remind residents of the increased fire risks that holiday lights and decorations can present in the home.
At approximately 7:21 a.m. Dec. 6, Wildwood Fire Department’s Squad Co. 3 and North Wildwood Fire Department Ladder Co. 2 were dispatched to the 300 block of West Burk Avenue, for the report of a dwelling fire.
The Ocean City Fire Department received a call at 12:55 p.m. Nov. 15 reporting a fire in the parking garage below the Acme supermarket, on the 800 block of West Avenue, in Ocean City.
During the morning of Oct. 12, Ladder 2/A Platoon responded to a commercial building on the boardwalk to investigate an appliance.
According to a release, members of the Wildwood City Fire Department responded to 393 fire and emergency medical related incidents for the month of September 2020.
At approximately 4:28 a.m. Sept. 28, the Lower Township Police and the Town Bank Fire departments were dispatched to the area of 3 Fire Lane, in North Cape May, for a reported structure fire.
According to a release, members of the Wildwood City Fire Department responded to 569 fire and emergency medical related incidents for the month of August 2020.
At around 1:44 a.m. Aug. 29, Squad Co. 3 (Wildwood Fire Department) and Ladder Co. 2 (North Wildwood Fire Department) were dispatched for a reported electrical fire, at 416 West Cedar Ave.
At approximately 1:45 p.m. May 18, Squad Co. 3 and North Wildwood FD Quint Co. 2 were dispatched to 4701 Pacific Ave., at the Key West Café, for the report of a fire.
The Wildwood Crest Police Department received a report of a structure fire at 6300 New Jersey Ave. El Alebrije Mexican Restaurant, in Wildwood Crest March 31 at 10:43 p.m.
At approximately 3:40 p.m. March 19, Dennis Volunteer Fire Company units, along with automatic aid from Ocean View Volunteer Fire Company and Belleplain Volunteer Fire Company, were dispatched to the 100 block of Dudican Road, in North Dennis, for a reported structure fire.
The State Forest Fire Service is setting prescribed burns around the state to help reduce forest undergrowth, vegetation and other materials that have the potential to fuel wildfires, Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Catherine R. McCabe announced Feb. 25.
Voters in Dennis, Lower, Middle and Upper townships went to the polls or mailed in ballots for Feb 15 fire district elections. All budgets were passed.
At about 10:45 a.m. Feb. 2, the North Wildwood Fire Department and Squad Co. 3 from the City of Wildwood were dispatched to 311 E. 16th Ave. in North Wildwood for the report of a dwelling fire.
WILDWOOD CREST - Fire Chief Ronald Harwood of the Wildwood Crest Volunteer Fire Company, reported that, in 2019, the all-volunteer company responded to 299 incidents.
The Wildwood City Fire Department will present a bronze plaque Dec.20 at 1 p.m., in honor of Lt .Joseph R Walto of Wildwood Fire Company No. 1.
A portion of Bayshore Road was closed for nearly three hours Dec. 8, as firefighters from Green Creek, Middle Township, and Villas responded to a structure fire, according to Chief David Zeiss, Green Creek Fire Company.