Perry Township
Fire Department

Perry Township is located on the west side of Evansville in western Vanderburgh County. The Township is surrounded on 3 sides by the winding Ohio River. Established in 1959, this all-volunteer department includes 45 personnel and 12 apparatus that respond from 3 stations. PTFD provides Fire, Rescue, Water Rescue and Medical First-Response protection to the residents of Perry and Union Townships. Their area includes 55 square miles and 25,400 residents including the University of Southern Indiana (USI).

Ice Rescue at USI Lake

When the temperatures dropped into the single digits in January 2024, it gave us the perfect chance to train on ice rescue.  With the temperature

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2023 Annual Awards Dinner

The annual Christmas Awards Dinner was December 3, 2023 and hosted by the Eagle’s View Church.  Orthopedic Associates was kind enough to buy the dinner

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