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Fire Department
Our Departments & Services / Fire Department

Station 1 

1080 E. Wieland Road 
Lansing, MI 48906 
Phone: (517) 485-9491 
E-mail: ddekorte@dewitttwp.org 

Station 2 and Administrative Offices 

1445 W. Herbison Road 
DeWitt, MI 48820 
Phone: (517) 669-0071 
Fax: (517) 669-6752 

E-mail: ddekorte@dewitttwp.org

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:

Department Personnel 

Dave DeKorte - Fire Chief
Laura Plaza - Administrative Assistant
Edwin North - Assistant Chief/EMT  
Thomas Stone - Captain/MFR
Michael Bush - Lieutenant/MFR
Thomas Sullivan - Lieutenant/EMT
Nicole Floyd - Firefighter/MFR
Jeff Moon - Firefighter/MFR
Brian Williams - Firefighter/MFR
Donald Fox- Firefighter/Paramedic
Eric Albright - Firefighter/MFR
Scott Campbell - Firefighter/MFR
Jonathan Braska - Firefighter/MFR
Kyle Kolka - Firefighter/EMT
Jason Rogers - Firefighter/MFR
Michael Stone - Firefighter/MFR
David Stoltzfus - Firefighter/EMT
Troy Rambo - Firefighter/MFR
Christopher Grewe - Firefighter/MFR
Troy Wierman - Firefighter/MFR/Fire Inspector
Christopher Dick - Firefighter/MFR
Noah Ruegsegger - Firefighter/MFR
Jared Brummette - Firefighter/Trainee
Joseph Smet - Paramedic
Steve Lennartz - EMS/Trainee
Tyler Douglas - Firefighter/MFR
Daniel Sanders - MFR
James Swindlehurst - Paramedic
Erin Stokes - Paramedic
Mitch Diamond - Firefighter Trainee
Matt Hincher - Firefighter Trainee 
John Stone - Photographer/Auxiliary 
William Kost - MFR/Auxiliary 
Dana Perkins - Auxiliary
David Fedewa - Auxiliary
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