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2017 Union Township Opt Out Letter Natural Ga…

Click here for a copy of 2017 Natural Gas Aggregation Program Opt Out Letter

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December 28, 2017 Trustees Meeting Cancelled

Union Township Board of Trustees will not meet on December 28, 2017

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November 23, 2017 Trustees Meeting Cancelled

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, the Union Township Board of Trustees will meet only once in November – Thursday, Nov. 9. There will be no meeting on Thursday, Nov. 23.

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Duke Energy 2018 Accelerated Main Replacement…

Below are links for the duke energy 2018 main replacement program.   ASRP City Manager Letter ASRP Resident Letter

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Emergency Road Closure Round Bottom Rd Bridge…

In pursuant to section 5543.17 of the Ohio Revised Code, the Clermont County Engineer's Office has determined that a road closure is necessary on Round Bottom Road for the repair...

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2017 Union Township Opt Out Letter Electric A…

Click here for a copy of 2017 Electric Aggregation Program Opt Out Letter

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Bells Lane & SR32 Project- Materials from…

  A public meeting was held on March 22, 2017, to discuss upcoming SR 32 improvements between Bells Lane and Old SR 74, including work on both Old SR 74 from...

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UTFD ANNOUNCES FIREPUP PROGRAM

Do you remember when firefighters visited your school and taught fire safety? Or, maybe you remember how excited you were on your first trip to the fire station?   For 25 years...

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Fire Divisions

 

Assistant Chief Mark Fyffe oversees the Administrative, Operations, and Training Divisions of the department.  

 Administration

The responsibilities of the administrative division include budget and finance, payroll, accreditation, quality assurance, fire and emergency medical services data entry, policy implementation and development, life safety, scheduling, monthly and annual reporting and documentation, licensing, information technology liaison, and other general day-to-day non-emergency needs of the department.

Operations

The Operations Division is comprised of the personnel who respond to emergency incidents from five fire stations strategically located throughout Union Township.  The division is responsible for ensuring a rapid, professional, and competent response to, and control of, a wide range of emergency incidents by the department.  Members assigned to a fire station serve in dual roles as firefighters and paramedics and are responsible for providing the best fire suppression and emergency medical services possible.

 Training

A station lieutenant serves as the training officer and manages most of the day-to-day training issues. Training is conducted daily, usually by the company officer conducting a hands-on morning drill and then again in the evening with a book-type drill.  As a State of Ohio Certified EMS training site, members are awarded continuing education credits.

The department also has a physician who is responsible to oversee and underwrite the emergency medical service operation of the Department.  Elizabeth K. Powell, MD is the Department's medical director and works closely with the Administrative Division to ensure that the citizens are receiving the best possible care.

Dr. PowellElizabeth K. Powell, MD is a board certified emergency physician. Dr. Powell graduated medical school from the University of Pennsylvania where she also completed her emergency medicine residency training and was a Chief Resident. Dr. Powell then attended the University of Cincinnati where she completed an emergency medical services fellowship and is currently a faculty member with the University of Cincinnati Department of Emergency Medicine and Division of EMS. Before medical school she was a provider with several EMS organizations in the Philadelphia area.