While Kent Volunteer Fire Department was officially incorporated in 1911, its origins date back twenty years earlier. In 1881, The Kent Water Company was incorporated and in September of that same year, the company purchased 200' of 2 1/2" fire hose.
We've partnered with the online timeline builder website Tiki-Toki to build a really cool interactive historical timeline that takes you through our history. When you find an event of interest, click on the event and you'll see stories, pictures and even links to original newspaper articles. We hope you enjoy browsing around!
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