Shippingport Volunteer Fire Company

Every community needs firefighters, they’re the folks willing to help their neighbors in their greatest times of need. The Shippingport Volunteer Fire Company, serves in a variety of ways, from fighting fires to assisting with traffic control and conducting fire prevention education. Volunteering with the fire department is an impactful and rewarding way to give back to the community and make a difference.


Fire Meetings are held the first Thursday of every month at 7pm.

2023 Officers

  • Chief William Nelson

  • Assistant Chief Jason Crooks

  • Captain Wes Hopkins

  • Lieutenant Brad Bailey

Board of Trustees

  • Bernice Nelson, President

  • Tim Goughnour, Vice President

  • Elisha Hopkins, Secretary / Treasurer 

  • William Peake, Trustee

  • David McGee, Trustee

Need Pool Water?

Shippingport VFD delivers pool water. Please call Lieutenant Bailey at 724-480-5803 for more information.


If interested in volunteering, please contact Fire Chief Nelson
(878) 439-8281

Shippingport VFD Patch


164 SR-3016
Shippingport, PA 15077


Office: (724) 494-7819

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