30 North Broad, P.O. Box 391, Ridgway, Pa. 15853 
     Ph: 814-772-8085 - Fax: 814-772-3665

 Ridgway Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide the citizens of Ridgway with the best possible   protection for their tax dollars, by ensuring the protection of life and property.  This is done by the following activities:

 · The prevention of fires and life safety hazards through education, engineering, and inspection.
 · The suppression of fires with a volunteer-based force that is supported by a personnel force that always stands ready to battle whatever type of disaster is faced by the citizens of Ridgway.
 · To respond to medical emergencies and provide aid and comfort.
 · By constantly training of all department personnel and civilians, in order to be prepared to serve the Community in their time of need.
 · By being prepared to take a proactive roll in the mitigation of Hazardous Materials, Confined Space, and Natural Disasters that the community may face.

This Mission Statement is the attitude of all of the personnel that are a part of the Ridgway Fire Department, whether paid or volunteer.  For we all stand as one, professionals, walking the walk and setting the example for Ridgway and her citizens