Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday (Administrative Offices)
Responsibilities of the Township Fire Department
The Fire Department, established in 1962, is a public safety branch of DeWitt Charter Township. The Department currently operates out of two stations noted above.
Department staff is comprised of a full-time Chief, part-time Fire Marshal, a part-time Administrative Assistant, 28 paid-on-call Firefighters, and five paid-on-call Administrative Support Staff.
Township firefighters respond to more than 1,000 calls a year for assistance. The Department provides the following services: fire suppression, fire prevention, medical first responder care, vehicle extrication for vehicle accidents, carbon monoxide alarm, public education and other fire related incident responses. The Fire Department also provides mutual aid assistance to neighboring communities. Tours of the fire stations are available by calling the Administrative Offices.
Fire Department Mission Statement
The DeWitt Township Fire Department is dedicated to the prevention of fire and the protection of the health, safety, and welfare of persons and property situated within the Charter Township of DeWitt, Clinton County, Michigan.
Additional information is available regarding the following:
Dave DeKorte - Interim Fire Chief/MFR
Laura Plaza - Administrative Assistant
Edwin North - Assistant Chief/EMT
Thomas Stone - Captain/MFR
Michael Bush - Lieutenant/MFR
Thomas Sullivan - Lieutenant/EMT
Jeff Moon - Firefighter/MFR
Brian Williams - Firefighter/MFR
Donald Fox - Firefighter/Paramedic
Corey Bulock - Firefighter/MFR
Eric Albright - Firefighter/MFR
Scott Campbell - Firefighter/MFR
Jonathan Braska - Firefighter/MFR
Edward Brandon - Firefighter/MFR
David Richmond - Firefighter/EMT
Kyle Kolka - Firefighter/EMT
Deana Coffey - Firefighter/MFR