Welcome to Greenbelt Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad Inc.
Fri. Nov 13th 2015
On Friday evening, November 13th, Past-President Lawrence "Eddie" Hughes was honored as GVFD's 2015 Firefighter of the Year at the Greenbelt American Legion Post #136's Annual Public Safety Awards Banquet. Eddie has nearly 45 years of dedicated service with GVFD including holding positions from Fire...
Sat. Oct 31st 2015
As we all set our clocks back tonight, remember to check your smoke detectors. If you don't already have the new 10-year smoke detectors, you should replace your old detectors with 10-year ones this weekend. If you have questions or need assistance, please call the firehouse at 301-345-7000. GVFD wi...
Sun. Sep 13th 2015
On Sunday, a team from GVFD competed in several firefighter skills events held during the PGCVFRA Convention hosted by Riverdale VFD this year. The team from GVFD took first place in both the Bucket Brigade and the Dressing Competition.
Mon. Sep 7th 2015
As is tradition in Greenbelt, Labor Day kicked off with a parade through the City, and GVFD displayed the new engine and ambulance for all to see. Following the parade, GVFD participated in another Labor Day tradition - Family Day at the Greenbelt American Legion Post #136. GVFD's new engine and am...
Fri. Jun 19th 2015
During a slow night in the 6th Battalion Friday, the volunteers of GVFD were able to practice their auto extrication skills while participating in another VSU Night.
Fri. Nov 6th 2015
At 1422hrs, Engine 352, Chief 35, and units from Co.11 and Co.14 responded to OL/495 in the area of Greenbelt Rd for personal injury accident with one trapped. One adult patient was extricated and transported to an area trauma center.
Thu. Oct 22nd 2015
Around 8:30pm, Engine 352 responded as second due engine to a reported house fire in the 8100 block of Bird Lane in Greenbelt. On scene, Engine 352 picked up the line from Company 48's engine to supply them water, while the crew from Engine 352 advanced a hoseline to assist with a fire in the bedroo...
Sun. Oct 11th 2015
Shortly before 4am, Engine 352 responded as second due engine to a reported house fire in the 11600 block of Old Baltimore Pike in Beltsville. Engine 352 supplied water to the engine from 31, while the crew from Engine 352 advanced a hoseline into the home and worked with the other companies on scen...
Tue. Sep 1st 2015
Shortly after 3am, GVFD was alerted to a reported house fire in the 8600 block of Cipriano Springs Court in Lanham. Chief 35 took command, and the engine crew stretched a hoseline to the 2nd floor to put out the fire in the attic.
Tue. Jun 23rd 2015
Shortly before 730pm Tuesday evening, Engine 352 was alerted for an apartment fire in the 200 block of Lakeside Drive in Greenbelt, just as heavy storms were rolling through the area. Engine 352 arrived on scene as the first due engine to find fire showing from the roof of a 3 story apartment buildi...