Welcome to the FFD

Welcome to the official website of the Frostburg Fire Department (FFD), Company 16, in Allegany County, Maryland. Thank you for taking the time to visit and we hope you find it interesting and informative. Our goal is to familiarize you with the many aspects of our operation, equipment, and excellent personnel.

FFD News and Events


On This Day In Frostburg/FFD History (One of the Town’s Worse Incidents!)

Posted on Feb 18th, 2014

Reprinted from the Cumberland Times-News.  Thursday February 19, 1981 Runaway Truck Causes Death and Destruction Yesterday’s tragedy which…

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14 FEB 2014 – Length of Service Anniversaries

Posted on Feb 15th, 2014

Please help us congratulate the below members on their "Length of Service" anniversaries. E. Michael Shirley (FEB 14, 1967 - 47 years of…

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Throwback Thursday

Posted on Feb 13th, 2014

Standing L – R: Chris Ringler, Travis Wilt, Chris Wainwright, Darren Diaz, Mike Kucharczyk, Matt Sweitzer, Donnie Sweitzer, Jim Riviere, Jay Dudley…

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On This Day In Frostburg Fire History, One Of The Largest Downtown Fires Occurred!

Posted on Jan 13th, 2014

Re-printed from the Cumberland Sunday Times, Page 25 January 14, 1973 EIGHT BUSINESS PLACES GUTTED OR DAMAGED IN FROSTBURG BLAZE; RESIDENTS…

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Archive/Antique Items Wanted

Posted on Jan 8th, 2014

As many of you know, in our new firehouse, we have dedicated an area for archive items. We have received many items including caps, helmets, badges,…

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