In 1905 the CDH-Vergas Fire Association was formed. The Fire Association is owned by the Townships of Candor, Dora and Hobart and the City of Vergas. An area of 84 square miles is served covering most of Hobart Township, all of Candor Township, most of of Dora Township and all of the City of Vergas. The CDH-Vergas Fire Ass'n. currently has 21 members on the Fire Department and 23 members on the Rescue Squad. Some members volunteer on both the Fire Department and the Rescue Squad. The Fire Dept. goes on an average of 40 calls annually. These calls range from structure fires, car accidents, wild land fires, special rescue and false alarms.
The Rescue Squad goes on an average of 70 calls annually, mainly medical calls. The CDH-Vergas Fire Association fleet consists of one engine, one tanker, one tanker/pumper, one rescue ambulance, two rescue trucks, two wildland fire trucks, one special rescue trailer and an ATV. Throughout the year, the CDH-Vergas Fire Assn hosts several fundraisers to raise funds for equipment and supplies.
Our Public protection Classification is 07/10 effective June 1, 2015
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