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McGarvey, Charles

Charles J McGarvey
  • Departments:Fire
  • Title:Chief Fire Officer
  • Phone:(610) 645-6190
  • Fax:(610) 645-6189
  • Email:
Chas McGarvey was appointed Chief Fire Officer in March of 2005.  As Chief his work involves responsibility for the overall operation of the Fire Department, including the coordination of Fire Department activities with other fire departments, public safety agencies, and Township departments. Duties include the response to all major incidents on a twenty-four hour basis. This position has the responsibility for making difficult field decisions as well as administrative decisions. The work requires that the employee have thorough knowledge, skill and ability in every phase of the fire service management.  Chief McGarvey is currently enrolled in the Executive Fire Officer Program at the National Fire Academy in Emmitsburg, Maryland.
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