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Salem Township
Allegan County, Michigan
3003 - 142nd Avenue
PO Box 49
Burnips, MI 49314
Phone: 616-896-9857

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Smoke Alarms for Everyone.
S.A.F.E. Invest in tomorrow. Practice safety today.
Do you own a home in the Salem Township Fire Dept service area?
Do you need smoke alarms for you home?
Are your smoke alarms more than 10 years old?
Do you have a smoke alarm in every bedroom?
Do you have a smoke alarm on every floor in your home?
Are you interested in being a part of a free home smoke alarm installation program?
For more information, contact the Salem Township Fire Department.
Call (616) 896-8715 or email
Click HERE to print the request form.
Fire Phone: 911
The fire phone is to be used for fire calls only, no personal calls. Our fire phone is answered by the County Central Dispatch. If for any reason you cannot get through call 269-673-3899.
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Salem Township Fire Department

The Salem Township Fire Department is a group of dedicated personnel working to allow the people of Salem Township the pleasure of living in a country setting, with the satisfaction of great protection against fires and other emergencies.

Our I.S.O. rating is currently a seven. Everything that we do as a fire department involves working toward a better I.S.O. rating. Letters describing this rating are available at our township office. Salem Township also has personnel involved in the Allegan County Fire Match Program for Juvenile Fire Setters. This is a new program to the county through Spectrum Health that identifies and helps juvenile fire setters. The Fire Match number is 1-866-314-1116.

Salem Township Fire Chief
Larry Hildenbrand
If you ever have a fire in Salem Township, it is important that you check the link below for our cost recovery ordinance adopted February 2005:

Please use the email address below to contact the Fire Chief with any questions.

Burning Permit
It is illegal to have an open fire in Salem Township. If you need a burn permit you must call Allegan County now at 1-269-686-5222.
Salem Township Firebarn
Salem Township Firebarn


P.O. Box 49, Burnips, MI 49314
Phone: 616-896-9857

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