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The challenges are real. So are the rewards. Ride with us. Then join us.

The Tappahannock-Essex Volunteer Fire Department is an all-volunteer force of first responders to emergencies involving firefighting, fire suppression, emergency medical care, specialized rescue, motor vehicle accidents, marine rescue, residential and commercial fires, brush fires, and hazardous material response.

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Kevin
English


Firefighter

Member Since November, 2001

Meet Kevin

  • MVC overturned in Center Cross

    04/17/2014 8:49 pm TEVFD was dispatched to the 3300 block of Tidewater Trail (17) just South of Center...
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  • Sunday afternoon mishap on Tidewater Trail

    04/13/2014 3:18 pm TEVFD responds to Tidewater Trail for report of overturned vehicle with airbag deployment into the...
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  • Fuel spill at Rayzway

    04/11/2014 12:28 pm TEVFD responded to Rayzway (old M&L) for a fuel spill. As well as fire and...
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  • TEVFD responded to vehicle in a structure

    04/09/2014 3:58 pm TEVFD responds to a call on Duke St in Tappahannock. The driver of this vehicle...
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News

3300 block of Center Cross MVC

3300 block of Center Cross MVC

04/17/2014 5:03 pm Motor vehicle accident on Tidewater Trail in the 3300 block.

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Photos

  • Flea Market & Bake Sale

    May 03, 2014 @ 7:00 am

    TEVFD Ladies Auxiliary Annual Fund Raising Event...Call any member for additional info

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  • Blood Drive

    May 13, 2014 @ 1:00 pm

    American Red Cross Blood Drive

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  • Blood Drive

    Jul 22, 2014 @ 1:00 pm

    American Red Cross Blood Drive

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  • Blood Drive

    Sep 23, 2014 @ 1:00 pm

    American Red Cross Blood Drive

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Events

Our Department

Proudly serving since 1920

Tappahannock-Essex Volunteer Fire Department is an entirely volunteer operated agency, serving Essex County and the town of Tappahannock, Virginia. We serve our community from three stations, located in the north, south, and central parts of our county.

Our department provides fire suppression, fire prevention programs, vehicle extrication, hazardous materials response, Emergency Medical Services assist, and disaster response.

Our People

Over 50 strong and growing

Our 50 plus members are a well dedicated and trained group that takes great pride in the services we provide. A large majority of our members are Commonwealth of Virginia certified in many areas including Firefighter I and II; Haz-Mat Awareness and Operations; Driver/operator; Vehicle Extrication; and First Responder.