westhamil firehouse

Photo Courtesy of the West Hamilton Beach Volunteer Fire Department

Photo Courtesy of the West Hamilton Beach Volunteer Fire Department

Photo Courtesy of the West Hamilton Beach Volunteer Fire Department

The West Hamilton Beach Volunteer Fire Department, which was founded in 1928, is one of 10 remaining volunteer fire departments in the City. Over the years, the department has used a variety of equipment and vehicles. This photo from the 1940s shows a contemporary fire truck and ambulance.