About us

Welcome to Hart Area Fire Department


The Hart Area Fire Department provides fire suppression and other services to the City of Hart, Golden Township, Hart Township, and Weare Township Michigan. There are approximately 7000 permanent residents* living within this 107 square mile coverage area. This area includes about 13 miles of US31 limited access freeway, Silver Lake, Hart Lake, Crystal Lake and nearly 6 miles of Lake Michigan shoreline.  The Silver Lake State Park ORV Area is fully within the coverage area.


The department consists of 19 members and uses 8 pieces of apparatus housed in two locations. Six of the members of the department are officers. The officer corps consists of the Chief, Deputy Chief,  and 3 Lieutenants. There is a public outreach officer and a fire safety educator.


The fire station, located within the City of Hart, houses 7 Pieces of apparatus and has meeting and training facilities. Two class A pumpers, one mini pumper, one water tender, two brush trucks, and one rescue/utility van are kept there. A special Dune/rescue/brush truck is kept at a convenient Golden Township location.

(* 2010 US Census)

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