Alpha Fire Company’s Coverage Area.
The primary coverage area of the Alpha Fire Company consists of the Borough of State College, the Townships of College, Ferguson, Patton along with portions of Halfmoon Township, and The Pennsylvania State University. The coverage area encompasses 98 square miles and is home to a significant portion of the Centre regions’s population.
Additionally, the company has mutual aid and automatic aid agreements with several surrounding communities. Our crews and apparatus are automatically dispatched with other companies who are either in rural areas or need the operations of a truck company. These areas consist of Harris Township, Halfmoon Township, Port Matilda Borough, Gregg Township, Benner Township, plus many other locations where we are on a special call basis.