The Ones Celebrate 175 Years of Service
Indiana’s oldest fire company, Fairplay Fire Company No. 1 celebrated 175 years of service on September 17, 2016, hosting firefighters from other city and county fire companies as well as from nearby communities. Presentations were also made by the Indiana State Fire Marshall and other agencies and officials.
Torch Journey Through Madison
Firefighter John Schoenstein, representing the firefighters of Madison and Jefferson County, carried the Indiana bicentennial torch on a portion of its journey through Madison. He rode with driver Frank Taff aboard a 100-year-old Ahrens Fox pumper that served Madison Fire Company No. 2 from 1916 to 1947. The torch will pass through all 92 Indiana counties.
Madison Fire Dept. Training
The Madison Fire Department recently held a joint company rescue training operation at an abandoned house.
MFD Donates Supplies to Local Grade Schools
Madison fire companies donated to a program sponsored by Kroger to provide school supplies to underprivileged grade school students and delivered the supplies to the schools.
Madison Fire Department Performs Rescue
The City of Madison was called to a motor vehicle accident with entrapment in Jefferson County on State Road 7.
MFD Hosts Regional Class
Madison Fire Department hosted a specialized response class for our region of southern Indiana.
Pit fire protection during the Madison Regatta.
When Duty Calls…
Wires down during the July 7 storm.
Rescue Unit at River Roots Festival
Rescue Unit Training
Recent Training Sessions for MFD
Forcible Entry Techniques
The Madison Fire Department had the pleasure of teaching the Madison Emergency Response Team (SWAT) some forcible entry techniques.