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Milton Fire Department
Station 85
116 Front Street
Milton, DE 19968

Phone: 302.684.8500
Fax: 302.684.0202

Part Time EMT, Firefighter-EMT Positions

Milton Fire Dept. Inc. is accepting applications for the position of Part Time EMT, or Firefighter-EMT. See attached posting for qualifications and salary information.

Broadkill Farmers Market

The farmers market will run every Friday (weather permitting) from Friday, May 18, 2020 to Friday, September 24, 2021, from 4 PM to 7 PM. The farmers market will be held at the river bank property of the Milton Fire Department Inc., 116 Front St., Milton, DE. Parking for the event will be on the gravel lot at the corner of Chestnut St. and Front St. There will be NO PARKING on the asphalt parking lot across from the fire station as this is for emergency response parking ONLY. For more information, contact Mary Ann at 302-745-1642 or Jeany at 302-684-8626.

Station 85 Building Campaign

Anyone who would like information on our building campaign, how to donate, who to talk to, fundraising events, etc., please visit our building campaign website at the following link;

Residential Fire

Just prior to the 3 o’clock hour on Sunday May 23rd Sussex EOC alerted Stations 85, 75 (Ellendale), 82 (Lewes), 89 (Memorial), and SCEMS for a residential structure fire in the Deep Branch Woods community. 858, 852 and B85 all made the response in under a minute. 858 arrived first to find a two story single family dwelling with smoke showing from the D side of the building, 85-20 then established 85 command. 852 arrived next and deployed a hand line through the front door to extinguish the fire in the kitchen. Truck 85 arrived, laddered the building and completed search’s on the first floor. Various other apparatus arrived from neighboring departments and all worked together to complete various fire ground duties. The scene was quickly brought under control. Crews worked for approximately 2 hours before going available. Georgetown Tanker 77 provided a stand by while our crews were tied up. Units responding were 858, 852, L85, 854, 855, 8510, 753, T75, 755, L82, 822, 823, 829, T89, 895, B85, A75, ME111, ME204, FM17, DSFP.

May 23, 2021

Vehicle Fire

85 units handled this vehicle fire at Coastal Hwy & Broadkill Rd. 854 arrived to find a pick-up truck fully involved. Crews made quick work extinguishing the fire before it extended into the camper. Units responding were 854, 855, 852, A85, B85, DSP, DSFP.

May 21, 2021

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