Informational Document for the construction of the new Mastersonville Fire Station

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Aerial Views of the construction of the New Fire House


Informational Document for the construction of the new Mastersonville Fire Station

  • Address: 2121 Meadow View Rd., Manheim, PA 17545, Rapho Township, Lancaster County
  • Builder: Paul Risk Constuction, 11 West State Street, Quarryville, PA 17566
  • Many local businesses in our community are donating their time and/or materials for this project.
  • Financial Cosultant: Tracey Charest, Volunteer Financial Service, 301 Oxford Valley Rd., Yardley, PA.¬†Financed by means of a private bank loan & a Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) loan.
  • Architect: Denny Sowers, SGS Architects Engineers, Inc., One Tyler Court, Carlisle, PA 17015
  • New Fire Station Square footage: 12,586
  • Construction Type: Combinationof masonry bearing for the apparatus bays and wood framed for the office area. The new fire station will meet National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) standard for an Essential Facility.¬†6 – Bays, office and storage space, an underground water cistern, oil/grease/soap water separator, etc.
  • Apporximate total cost: $2.3 Million
  • Start Date: Approximately May 6, 2017
  • Completion Date: Approximately Spring of 2018
  • Municipalities Served: Rapho Township and Mount Joy Township
  • Serving area: 23 Square Miles
  • Total calls for service in 2016: 425
  • 2017 Operating Budget: $263,295
  • Total fire company membership is 85 with approx. 30 of them active.
  • Fire Company President: Matt Shenk
  • Fire Company Chief: Jeff Siegrist
  • Building Committee Chair: Troy Montgomery
  • Honorary Ground Breaking Participants:¬†Robert Kulp, Larry Groff, Ralph Heffley, Robert Fulkrod and Kathy Spesak