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Berks County > Municipalities > Douglass Township



Contact   David Franke  610-367-9474



Douglass Township is served by two ambulance companies: Boyertown Lions Community Ambulance Service covers the northern sector of the Township and Goodwill Ambulance of Pottstown covers the southern sector of the Township.

For emergencies, contact: 9-1-1


The Township is served by four volunteer fire companies:

The northern sector - Friendship Hook and Ladder and Keystone Fire Companies of Boyertown

The southern sector - Amity Fire Company and West End Fire Company.

Please donate generously to these companies.
They serve you 24 hours a day, every day of the year on a volunteer basis.

Friendship Hook & Ladder Company #1
10 Warwick St.
Boyertown, PA 19512

The Friendship Hook & Ladder Co. #1, Inc. is a non-profit all volunteer fire company located in Boyertown Borough, Berks County, Pennsylvania. Along with the Keystone Steam Engine Company #1, Inc. of Boyertown we are the primary fire protection for Boyertown Borough and portions of Colebrookdale and Douglass Berks Townships. Our primary response area encompasses 12 square miles with a population of 7400 residents. We are supported by donations from the municipalities and residents we serve and different fund raising events held throughout each year. We operate out of one station with four pieces of apparatus manned by over 40 volunteer men and women firefighters. We have a weekly training session every Monday evening at 7:00pm and our Company Meeting is held the first Thursday of each month at 8:00pm. We also operate a members only social club and have a dining room open to the public for Friday evening dinners and Sunday morning breakfast each week.

Amity Fire & Rescue
P.O. Box 383
Douglassville, PA  19518

Amity Fire & Rescue Proudly Protects The Townships Of Amity, And The Southern Half Of Douglass, Located In Historic And Beautiful Berks County, Pennsylvania. Both Townships Are Mostly Rural With Several Medium Density Developments, A Combined Area Of Approximately 25 Square Miles And Population Of About 14,000. Two Major Highways Run Through Our Area, PA State Rt. 422, A Four Lane High Volume Artery And PA State Rt. 662. Calls Presently Average 400+ Per Year.

Keystone Fire Company
240 North Walnut Street
Boyertown, PA  19512

West End Fire Company
112 Rice Street
Stowe, PA  19464