Big Rapids Township


Fax 1-231-796-2533
Big Rapids Township Fire/Rescue Department
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Non-emergency Phone: 231-796-1749
Jim Tubbs, Fire Chief
Jim Tubbs, Fire Chief
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Burn Permits

Burn permits are no longer issued by the Township. If you wish to burn you must contact the DNR at 866-922-2876or obtain a permit on line They will inform you if burning is allowed on that day.
911 House Numbering
The Big Rapids Twp. Firefighters Association is raising money by selling and installing 911 emergency house signs. The money raised from this project will be used to purchase safety equipment and for outside training events.
Aside from raising money for the Firefighter’s Association installation of these signs will allow the fire department to have faster, more accurate response time in emergency situations. In times of need minutes count. Please help us, help you.
The price per sign will be $30.00 installed.
For more information, you may contact the Big Rapids Township Fire Department at (231)796-1749.
For an application form to fill out & mail in, please click here.
ISO Mitigation Online
Up-To-Date Information on Community Efforts to Mitigate The Risk of Losses From Fire and Natural Hazards.
This website contains a wealth of data for firefighters, building-code officials, community leaders, and other interested citizens:
Big Rapids Township
Fire/Rescue Department
Photo Album
Big Rapids Township Fire Hall

Big Rapids Township Fire Hall
Big Rapids Township New Fire Trucks

Big Rapids Township New Fire Trucks
14212 Northland Dr.


Big Rapids, MI 49307 US

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