The Rennerdale Volunteer Fire Department celebrated its 70th anniversary in 2014. The Department has 20 active members serving as firefighters, fire police and/or EMTs. They operate three pieces of apparatus including a Basic Life Support ambulance.
Rennerdale VFD is a recognized “SafePlace,” which is an emergency shelter for youth in crisis. Safe Place “provides access to immediate help and supportive resources for all young people in crisis through a network of sites sustained by qualified agencies, trained volunteers and businesses.”
A SafePlace provides, a safe place for troubled youth, runaways, and victims of child abuse.Rennerdale Fire Department provides a place for youth to stay until a SafePlace representative can come for the child.