Galien Township Fire Department
Emergencies - Call 911
Fire Chief - Ted Chase
Open Burn Ban Currently in Effect
For your safety and the safety of your neighbors, open burning is prohibited until further notice. This includes fireworks. Penalties for non-compliance apply.
Interested in helping your community? The Galien Township Fire Department is currently accepting applications for paid, on-call firefighters. If interested, please contact Fire Chief Ted Chase by leaving a message with the Fire Department at 269-545-8370.
Reminder - Burning permits are required for any open fires (on the ground). Permits are available by completing this form or at the Township Offices/Fire Station at no charge. By state law, no building materials or garbage may be burned.
Pictured on this page:
Top - A few of the guys showing off their new wildland gear. The GTFD was able to take advantage of a grant from the State of Michigan DNR to obtain this gear.
Middle – Training using the TIC (Thermal Imaging Camera) and how to follow the hose line out with masks covered.
Lower – Training on vehicle extrication with jaws of life in cooperation with Bertrand Fire Dep't