Site Info

Mission Statement
The Pottsville Fire Department Website was created to honor the dedicated service provided to the community by the men and women of this volunteer fire department. It is also a forum for sharing information with fire departments worldwide as well as with the general public.

It is not the intention of this website to glorify the tragic loss of someone’s property due to fire or natural disasters. This website will not show photos of deceased victims from incidents we respond to.

This site includes links to other websites, the Pottsville Fire Department is not responsible for information or practices of such sites.

Visitor Data Privacy/Children’s Guidelines
Your personal information is safe when visiting the Pottsville Fire Department website. This website has been setup to follow the guidelines set forth by the Children’s Online Privacy Act. Although this act does not govern nonprofit websites we are following these guidelines to help keep the internet a safe environment for your kids.

• We do not collect personally identifiable information about site visitors for third parties.
• We do not sell, or share any personally identifiable information about site visitors with third parties.
• Limited information, such as the IP address, country of origin, screen resolution, etc., which is anonymous as to individuals, is used for internal purposes only, to better setup our site based on the visitors.
• We do not knowingly collect personal information from children, if someone understood to be a child under the age of 13 generates communication, their e-mail address will not be stored or shared.

Mailing List

The Schuylkill Fire mailing list is owned and operated through this website. Personal information is collected when joining this mailing list, such as name and e-mail address. Other demographic information is optional. This information is viewed only by the webmaster and will not be sold or used by other sites. Please remember any personal information disclosed over the mailing list becomes public information, you should use caution when revealing private information. The mailing list provides users with the option to discontinue service at any time.

Corrections/Contacting Webmaster
If you feel any information on this website is incorrect, unsuitable for viewing, or discriminatory, please contact the webmaster . Any such complaints will be dealt with as soon as the e-mail is received.

Unless otherwise noted all photographs on this site are property of the Pottsville Fire Department or one of its members. Photos borrowed from other sites will be designated as such, and where possible the photographers name will be shown.

We have a very open policy with sharing photographs from our website, please send e-mail to the webmaster to obtain permission to use photos from our site. When displaying photos from our site we do ask that you display the proper credit for the photograph.

All photos are copyrighted and if you would like to use them please contact the webmaster… Thanks

Most of the artwork and graphics used on this site were created by the webmaster. Some artwork/graphics are supplied from free exchanges on the internet. All of the graphics files (non photos) are copyright free and may be used with the webmasters permission