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Tue. Jul 7th 2020
In the early evening of July 7, Hanover Township FD's Water Rescue Team was dispatched on the Primary Assignment to assist Plymouth Borough FD on the report of a person swimming in the river who w...
Tue. Mar 10th 2020
For the second time in as many days Hanover Township Fire and Medic 9 were dispatched for a 2 vehicle MVA with entrapment on New Commerce Blvd in the area of the Chewy Fulfillment Center. Units arrive...
Mon. Mar 9th 2020
Hanover Township Fire and Medic 9 were dispatched to S Main St near the "Park and Ride" in the Preston Section of the Township for the reported 2 vehicle MVA, 1 vehicle rollover with 2 entra...
Sat. Dec 14th 2019
In the early morning hours of December 14 , Hanover Township Fire/Rescue and Medic 9 were sent to the vicinity of the Route 29 Highway overpass to the Sans Souci Parkway for a report of a vehicle roll...
Fri. Dec 13th 2019
Just before midnight the first alarm assignment was struck by Luzerne County 911 sending Sugar Notch Fire, Hanover Township Fire and EMS , and Nanticoke City RIT on the road for a report of a garage o...
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Fri. Jan 1st 2021
The HTFD is starting off 2021 on a high note. With assistance from Hanover Township Manager Sam Guesto and the Hanover Township Board of Commissioners we are proud to announce the acquisition of a new...
Wed. Sep 23rd 2020
After the hiring process was halted due to the COVID-19 pandemic, things are finally starting to get back to normal and on track. This past week the Hanover Township Board of Commissioners have voted ...
Thu. Jul 23rd 2020
The Hanover Township Fire Department would like to extend a special thank you to Jr. Fire Chief Brian Lyons. Brian stopped by Fire Headquarters with an un-expected donation to our Department. For thos...
Thu. Jul 9th 2020
Between 2330 hrs on July 8 and 0030 hrs on July 9 unknown persons vandalized the flag pole area and stole an American Flag and a Black and Red Firefighter Memorial Flag that was flying in honor of a r...
Wed. Jun 3rd 2020
With the passing of Chaplain / Firefighter Joseph Nealon Jr. a huge void has been left in the backbone of our department's operations when it comes to ceremonial event's, parade's, and mem...

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Hanover Township Fire Department
Luzerne County , Pennsylvania 

Hanover Township Fire Headquarters 

is CLOSED to public access 


Due to sharp increases in infections and spread of COVID-19, effective immediately the Hanover Township Fire Headquarters is closed for public access. Fire Headquarters will remain staffed by on duty personnel 24/7 for servicing all of the publics emergency needs. 


If there is a necessary or compelling need to speak with a member of our staff, it can be arranged by calling Fire Department Headquarters at 570-371-3888 and selecting Option # 2  on the voice prompt On Duty Personnel, or Option # 3 for the Fire Chief.


As a reminder to Hanover Township and Warrior Run Borough residents. 
If you have an emergency all calls should be made to 9-1-1 and not to the Fire Department Non-Emergency Line. 
If you are calling regarding open burning, please dial 9-1-1 as someone may not be immediately available to answer your call on our Fire Department's Non-Emergency Line.

Congratulations to Joseph Scudder, Isidro Acosta, and Jocelyn Gutowski on successfully passing the Hanover Township Fire Department Interior Firefighter cognitive and psychomotor examination to successfully become "RED TAG" firefighters in our Department! Best of Luck and Stay Safe! 

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