1080 E. Wieland Road
Lansing, MI 48906
Phone: (517) 485-9491
Station 2 and Administrative Offices
1445 W. Herbison Road
DeWitt, MI 48820
Phone: (517) 669-0071
Fax: (517) 669-6752
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday (Administrative Offices)
Dave DeKorte, Fire Chief
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.
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