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Fire and Ambulance Information
The Portland Area Fire Authority consists of the three municipality's of the City of Portland, the Township of Portland and the Township of Danby.
If you want to sign up for the 2018-2019 Ambulance Emergency Care Plan, click on the application below.
Ambulance Emergency Care Plan 2018-2019


Burn Permits

Burn Permits


Portland Township residents need to obtain a burn permit before burning specific items.  You can obtain the permit application and regulations by clicking on the link below.


Click on "burn permit info" below that will link to the information:


Burn Permit Info


For more general information on the Portland Area Fire Authority website click:    Fire Department 



Tim Krizov, Chief

Portland Area Fire Authority

773 East Grand River Ave.

Portland, MI 48875


Dept. 517-647-4111

Fire Chief 517-647-2950



If in doubt, you should ask if you can burn certain types of items.  Some household items may be burned within a metal barrel with a spark arresting cover.

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