Saturday, June 7, 2014
For the second week in a row, all of the hard work and many long hours of preparation paid-off, as the Alert volunteers were awarded three prizes at the 100th Anniversary Parade and Celebration of the Brookline Fire Co. No. 3 in Havertown, PA. In the line of march for the Alerts were the retired 1969 Mack Pumper, Engine 45, Rescue 45 and Tower 45. And, were honored to receive the following awards.
- First Place: Best Equipped and Appearing Heavy Rescue
- First Place: Best Equipped and Appearing Snorkel/Elevating Platform
- Second Place: Best Appearing “Out of County” Fire Company with Three or More Pieces
The Fame Fire Co. No. 3 of West Chester was the only other Chester County fire company attending the Delco parade. In addition to Tower 45 wining the Elevating Platform award, Ladder 53 was awarded First Place, Best Equipped and Appearing Ladder/Quint, with Collapse 53 winning Second Place Specialty Piece and Judges Award.
We would like to congratulate our friends of the Brookline Fire Co. No. 3 for their first 100 years of service and thanks for inviting us to your celebration.