Fire Department

The Lansing Fire Department is a state of the art provider of fire protection, emergency medical, hazardous materials, and technical rescue services.


The Lansing Fire Department has developed into a multi-faceted agency responsible for providing a wide range of emergency and non-emergency services. The Lansing Fire Department's six divisions constantly strive to fulfill our mission statement.
Fire Administration
The Lansing Fire Department Administration Division is charged with managing a $34 million dollar budget, 209 personnel, six stations, six engines, two ladder trucks, four medic units and emergency equipment to provide the highest quality emergency response services.

The Administration Division consists of one chief, two assistant chiefs, one finance officer, one staff officer and one administrative specialist.

Fire Suppression

The Fire Suppression Division responds to all requests for emergency   services handling over 20,000 calls for service a year, such as Fire, Rescue, EMS, as well as Emergency Management and much more.

The Suppression Division is comprised of:  
159 Sworn Firefighters, six stations which house six engines, two ladder trucks, one hazmat squad, one technical rescue truck, five advanced life support medic units, three reserve medic units, two ATV units, and three zodiac water rescue boats and emergency equipment to provide the highest quality emergency response services.

Emergency Management

The Lansing Office of Emergency Management is housed in the Lansing Fire Department. We serve Lansing residents through emergency preparedness, hazard mitigation, disaster response and disaster recovery.

Fire Marshal's Office

The Fire Marshal's Office is solely dedicated to protecting its community and citizens. Our unique team of professionals are highly trained in fire code enforcement and inspection as well as plan review and permitting.



The Training Division is a component of the operations branch of the Lansing Fire Department. This division is tasked with facilitating quality assurance through education and training of Lansing Fire Department personnel. The Lansing Fire Department is committed to providing the highest quality emergency response services for the City of Lansing.

Maintenance and Alarm

The Maintenance and Alarm Division is responsible for keeping daily functions of the Fire Department supplied and operating.