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July 16, 2021 - Philadelphia, PA

Gov. Wolf Thanks Returning PA -Task Force 1 for Assisting at Site of Deadly Florida Building Collapse

Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA-TF1), who returned to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.

"I want to thank the men and women of PA-TF1 for assisting at the site of terrible tragedy. This was a dangerous mission but they understood the risks and worked long hours at the site of the building collapse to provide critical emergency services. Pennsylvania is proud and grateful for their service, and I was pleased to be able to welcome them home."

PA-TF 1 is one of 28 teams that are part of the National Urban Search and Rescue Response System and is a federal resource that can quickly be mobilized to deploy to incidents anywhere in the country. The team is sponsored by the Philadelphia Fire Department.



<a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_001.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 member James Obrien greeting his son Murphy.  Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_002.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Governor Tom Wolf speaking to returning Pennsylvania-Task Force 1. Members.Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_003.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 member Chief Brian Enterline thanking members of Pennsylvania-Task Force.  Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_004.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Governor Tom Wolf speaking to returning Pennsylvania-Task Force 1. Members.Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_005.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Governor Tom Wolf speaking to returning Pennsylvania-Task Force 1. Members.Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_006.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Governor Tom Wolf speaking to PEMA Director Randy Padfield.  Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_007.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf speaking with the press.  Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_008.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_009.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf speaking with the press.  Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_010.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_011.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_012.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Governor Tom Wolf speaking to PEMA Director Randy Padfield.  Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_013.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>PEMA Director Randy Padfield thanking members of Pennsylvania-Task Force.  Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_014.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_015.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Governor Tom Wolf speaking to returning Pennsylvania-Task Force 1. Members.Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_016.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Governor Tom Wolf speaking to PEMA Director Randy Padfield.  Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_017.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Governor Tom Wolf speaking to PEMA Director Randy Padfield.  Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_018.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Governor Tom Wolf speaking to returning Pennsylvania-Task Force 1. Members.Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_019.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Governor Tom Wolf speaking to returning Pennsylvania-Task Force 1. Members.Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_020.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_021.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021 <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/18936_gov_taskforceone_dz_022.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Governor Tom Wolf speaking to returning Pennsylvania-Task Force 1. Members.Governor Tom Wolf thanked members of Pennsylvania-Task Force 1 (PA- TF1), who returned today to Philadelphia after spending two weeks assisting with search and rescue efforts at the site of the recent deadly building collapse in Surfside, Florida.  Philadelphia, Pa.  July 16, 2021