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Milton Fire Department
Station 85
116 Front Street
Milton, DE 19968

Phone: 302.684.8500
Fax: 302.684.0202

Santa Runs 2020

Milton Fire Dept. Inc. Santa Run 2020 This fun event brings Santa Claus and plenty of Christmas cheer out to the neighborhoods in our community. Whether you have been naughty or nice during the month of December, if you happen to hear sirens near your home, you may want to look outside and see if Old Saint Nick is riding though your neighborhood. Station 85 members will be proudly carrying Santa Claus on top of a fire engine through the neighborhoods in the Milton area. Santa run dates and times are listed below. Please just remember there are many variables which will dictate our visit including the fact that it will be cold and Santa and his helpers will be out for over 2 hours each evening. Below you will find a rough schedule of areas and the dates (weather permitting since Rudolph will not be pulling the fire engine around. Approximate times each night will be from 6:30 to 8:30 pm: December 2nd Town limits of Milton, Cannery Village, Shipbuilders Village, Wagamons West Shore, Heritage Creek. December 7th Su-Sax Acres, Bridlewood, Pemberton, Collins & Russel. December 9th Grants Way, Woodfield Preserve, Broadkill Beach, Primehook Beach. December 11th Holland Mills, Anthem, Lazy Lake, Cool Spring Farms, Cool Spring Manor, Poplar Grove, Milton Meadows. December 15th Silvan Acres, Prestwick, Smith Way, Bay Landing, Deep Branch Woods, Starlight Meadows. December 16th Cave Colony, Creek Falls Farm, River Rock Run, Cripple Creek, White Pine Cove, Pintail Point. December 20th Hunters Mill, Meadows at Beaver Creek, Trails of Beaver Creek, Shoreview Woods. Please understand that Santa and the members from 85 will be working very hard to visit as much of the Milton area as possible. With the increasing growth in the area not all neighborhoods or streets in a particular area will be able to be visited. The above schedule is subject to change for a variety of reasons including but not limited to weather, emergency calls, ect. If you do not see your development listed above, please reach out to us and we will attempt to fit you into one of the dates listed. Please feel free to send any concerns or compliments to Skip Millman c/o Milton Fire Dept. Inc., 116 Front St., Milton, DE 19968, or via email at [email protected]

Station 85 Building Campaign

Anyone who would like information on our building campaign, how to donate, who to talk to, fundraising events, etc., please visit our building campaign website at the following link; station85campaign.org

Building Progress

Oct 31, 2020

Property Damage MVC turns into a MVC with Entrapment

While returning from an automatic fire alarm, the Sussex EOC advised Milton units of a property damage accident ITAO Union Street Ext & Williams Farm Rd. Engine-Tanker 85-2 was flagged down by a civilian who advised someone was in need of medical attention. 85-2 and Ladder-85 investigated and found a vehicle on its side with one patient trapped in the vehicle. Crews made quick work extricating the patient in three minutes. The patient was transported to a near by hospital. Shortly after Milton units cleared. Units responding, Engine-Tanker 2, Engine 4, Ladder 85, Rescue 85, A-85, 85-5 DSFP, DSP.

Sep 27, 2020

Vehicle Accident

Yesterday around 2:30 units were dispatched to a vehicle accident on Lewes Georgetown Hwy. 85-4 arrived to find two vehicles in the roadway with an active fuel leak and a total of seven patients. Crews secured the vehicles and assisted with patient care. Ambulances A-85, D-82, and A-72 transported all seven patients to BMC. Shortly after Milton units cleared. Deputy Chief Hopkins had 85 command.

Sep 26, 2020

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