The Department’s Public Safety Education program is overseen by a
Committee of Department members with a particular dedication to
spreading the fire and life safety education message to the communities
that we serve.
You may notice our presence at community events throughout the year. You
will see us and our equipment during community concerts, athletic events
and local festivals. Stop by and visit with our people, who will be
happy to show you the trucks, describe the equipment we carry and its
purposes, and provide you with a memento of your time with us.
We look forward to welcoming you or your group to one of our stations
for a tour, or we can come to you or your organization’s event. We can
assist schools, scouting groups and other community groups with their
If you would like a representative of the Department to speak before
your organization on topics related to the Fire and EMS services, do not
hesitate to call. We would be happy to oblige.
Each year during Fire Prevention week in early October, the Department
hosts a week-long Open House at both Stations 1 and 2, welcoming the
community into our facilities for conversation, information and for
items that you can use to improve fire safety in your own home. Please
be certain to check on our schedule of events, which will be available
during the run-up to Fire Prevention Week each fall.
For more information, please call 248-449-9920 for events in Northville,
and 734-453-1234 x281 for events in Plymouth. Or for events in either
community, feel free to contact Chief Ott by e-mail at