Bower Hill Volunteer Fire Department
Scott Township Fire District - Allegheny County Station 255
Welcome to Bower Hill VFD

Bower Hill Volunteer Fire Department provides fire protection and emergency response services to the residents of Scott Township, in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.  We are dedicated to the preservation of life and the protection of property in our service area.  We render assistance to surrounding communities when requested by the fire and emergency service agencies in those communities. We promote social fellowship and good will among the members of the department, and we strive to promote and preserve the the safety, affordability and desirability of our community as a comfortable and pleasant place to live and work.

Thank you for visiting our web site. Like the department itself, this site is always a work in progress. Please check back often. Use the links at the left of the screen to go to your areas of interest.

We welcome any additions or corrections to any information on this site. We also welcome any submissions of historical items; news clippings, other documents, and especially photographs about the department and its relationship to the community. Call 412-221-3497 or send e-mail to

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Special Notice to Scott Township Residents:

The Scott Township Fire District, its constituent departments and Scott Township EMS do not solicit contributions by telephone, nor are they affiliated with any group or agency that does.

Any donation to any organization that solicits donations for firefighters by telephone does not benefit the Scott Township Fire District, any Scott Township fire department or Scott Township EMS in any way.

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Bower Hill VFD
161 Vanadium Road
Bridgeville PA 15017-3025

Emergency Dial 911

Business Phone 412-221-3497

Fax 412-221-3990


This Page Last Update:

December 14, 2015