** The Porter Township Fire Dept. will begin testing fire hydrants on Tuesday, April 4th, 2017. These tests will continue until all hydrants are tested between the hours of 9am-2pm on Tuesdays and Thursday.
** The Porter Township Fire dept. will begin testing the Storm Warning siren on the first Tuesday of each month during Tornado Season (April-July) at 7:30 p.m. The test will consist of a 3 minute SOLID BLAST.
Questions regarding these tests can be directed to the Porter Township Fire Department by calling 740-574-6030, Mon.-Fri. 7:30pm-4:00 pm.
676 Center Street
Wheelersburg, OH 45694
Non-Emergency: (740) 574-6030
Chief: Dean Hoover
Supervisor: Everett Hatfield
PORTER TOWNSHIP FIRE DEPARTMENT
The Porter Township Fire Department received a grant from the Assistance to FireFighter’s Grant program on April 18th, 2014 for $51,500.
This grant is to purchase new rescue equipment (Jaws of Life) for the department. We were able to buy new spreaders, cutters, a battery operated
combi-tool, air lifting bags, windshield cutter, and a vehicle stabilization kit.