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Tue. Aug 28th 2012
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8/10/12 1 Car MVA- Woodin Rd & Tanager Dr. 7-24-12 Rollover MVA- Brakeman Rd south of Radcliffe Rd- Leroy and Chardon ...

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Sat. Aug 26th 2017
Beautiful tribute to 3-year-old firefighter who touched so many lives

Fox 8 News 8/24/17GEAUGA COUNTY, Ohio —  A little boy who touched so many lives was remembered on Thursday.Three-y...

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Thu. May 18th 2017
Local firefighters share touching story of meeting little boy with cancer: ‘He is the true hero’

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Tue. Jan 10th 2017
Heavy Snow collapses Hambden Gym Roof- Geauga County Maple Leaf 12/13/16

No one was injured after a roof collapsed Monday at Hambden Health & Fitness Center in Hambden Township.The roof collapse...

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 Department Profile

Hambden Fire Department is a combination paid / volunteer  fire department which serves the residents of Hambden Township in Northeast Ohio. We were founded in 1957 having previously received fire protection from Chardon. Our first response area is 25 square miles and protects approximately 4,670 people. We also respond automatic aid for another 200 square miles for reported fires, which includes Aquilla Village, City of Chardon, Chardon Township, Munson Township, Montville Township, Claridon Township, Leroy Township, Huntsburg Twp, Middlefield Village, Middlefield Twp and parts of Concord Twp. Providing 24-hour Fire and Advanced Life Support EMS coverage to our residents, the department operates 11 vehicles, including: 2 Engines, 2 Tankers, 2 Ambulances, a Jeep, a Utility Vehicle, a Chase Vehicle, a Chief's Car, a Row Boat, & a Geauga County Hazmat Team Spill Trailer. We have 35 members working from one fire station. Our average call volume is just under 700 calls per year, with many of those being EMS oriented.  The station is staffed 24 hours a day by 3 Personnel from 7 am-11 pm and 2 Personnel 11 pm- 7 am.  Most of our members are cross trained in Fire and EMS with many of them having specialized trainings. We are a progressive department that is always looking for new ways to better serve our community!                                                                    



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Hambden Fire Department
9867 Old State Rd
Chardon, OH 44024
Non-Emergency: 440 285-3329
Emergency: 911
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