PRESS RELEASES

Safety First on the Fourth of July

Ocean City, Maryland – (July 3, 2018):  The Ocean City Fire Department would like to remind visitors of the dangers of consumer fireworks as the July 4th holiday approaches. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) reports that fireworks start an average of 18,500 fires per year, including 1,300 structure fires, 300 vehicle fires, and 16,900…

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New Volunteer Fire Retention & Recruitment Coordinator Hired

New Volunteer Fire Retention & Recruitment Coordinator Hired OCEAN CITY, MD – (June 5, 2018): After an extensive search and several qualified candidates, the Town of Ocean City is pleased to welcome Christine M. Bennett to the position of Volunteer Retention & Recruitment Coordinator, for the Ocean City Fire Department. Bennett brings over her experience from…

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Fire Suppression System Quickly Extinguishes Hotel Kitchen Fire

Ocean City, Maryland – May 10, 2018: Earlier today, at 9:53 a.m., the Ocean City Fire Department was dispatched to a reported kitchen fire at the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel, 2 – 15th Street. Upon arrival of fire department personnel, the fire alarm system for the building was activated and occupant evacuation was in progress.…

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Support OCVFC With Amazon Smile

Ocean City, Maryland – (April 11, 2018):  Whether you’re shopping for groceries, every day needs or a special occasion on Amazon.com, every purchase you make can help the Ocean City Volunteer Fire Company.  Thanks to Amazon’s Smile program, a portion of every purchase you make can be donated to the OCVFC. Simply start shopping at…

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