The Brookville Volunteer Fire Company (B.V.F.C.) is dispatched through Jefferson County 9-1-1 as Station 2 with the location of the firehouse at 240 Madison Avenue Brookville Borough. The four bay station with a social hall on the second floor was built in 1991. The B.V.F.C. is the only fire station in the borough of Brookville and has sole responsibility of providing fire protection to its 4,600 residents.
Four major highways go through the borough consisting of, Interstate 80, Route 322, Route 36 and Route 28, all with heavy truck traffic. Brookville Borough has one of the busiest exits on Interstate 80 in Pennsylvania with two large truck stops, three motels, and several restaurants and fast food franchises. Two of the largest industries in the borough consist of, Berry Plastics and Subsidiaries and Miller Welding and Machine, plus smaller manufacturing plants throughout the district. Brookville Hospital is located in the borough along with Laurelbrooke Assisted Living and the McKinley Health Center, which are the largest elderly care complexes in the area.
The B.V.F.C. has 26 active firefighters responding to an average of 200+ alarms annually. The fire company also has a junior firefighter program currently with two members between the ages of 14 and 17.
The Brookville Volunteer Fire Company is dedicated to serving the residents of Brookville Borough and takes great pride in being known as "DOWNTOWNS BRAVEST"