Grand Rapids Fire Department

Home Fires In West Michigan On The Rise Due To Cold Temps
As the temperatures plummet, the risk of fire increases as residents try to keep their homes warm.
According the Grand Rapids Fire Department, it’s not always about space heaters being too close to curtains or clothing.
Fire officials are warning residents of circuit overloading being a fire haz…
Fire Fighters to “Fill the Boot” This Weekend at The BOB
Our Grand Rapids Fire Fighters are always here to help people, no matter what the need.  They are real American Heroes.  And, this week, they'll be helping the Muscular Dystrophy Association fight neuromuscular disease by raising funds for research, clinical care and support services;…
Grand Rapids Fire Department to Help With Smoke Dectectors
Most of us have smoke detectors in our homes.  At least I HOPE we all have smoke detectors.  The problem may be that we don't have enough.  One or two won't cut it.  You need more to protect you and your family.
If you live in Grand Rapids, a new survey says almost all G…
City Of Grand Rapids Honors Employees Who Go Above & Beyond
Tuesday morning the city of Grand Rapids took some time out to honor employees who have gone above and beyond, not because they had to, but just because they wanted to help their community.
The Team of the Year is the Grand Rapids Fire Department’s Utility Two team.  They got together to turn an old…
Grand Rapids Fire Inspector Wins State Award
A hearty congratulations to Grand Rapids fire inspector Ted Jensen.  The Michigan Fire Inspectors Society recently named him the state's fire educator of the year, crediting him with an extensive campaign to raise fire awareness and safety precautions...