• Emergency Response

    Madison Fire District provides fire and emergency medical service response for the communities of Madison Township and Madison Village, located in Lake County Ohio.

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  • Fire Prevention

    Madison Fire District is committed to progressively maintaining community safety through our Fire Prevention programs by completing plan reviews and fire inspections.

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  • Madison Fire District: Now Live Streaming!

    Madison Fire District is pleased to announce that all public sessions are now being Live Streamed on Youtube. Those interested in joining the meeting virtually can visit madisonfiredist.com and select the "Live Stream" link from our home page. Questions can be sent to info@madisonfiredist.com.

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  • 2022 Calls for Service

    Updated 11/14/2022

    Total: 3148  (On pace for 3646)

    FIRE  880  EMS  2268

    Mutual Aid Given 91

    Mutual Aid Received 100

    Overlapping Calls 974 (31%)

    2021 Run Total:  3558 

    2020 Run Total:  3097

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      - Curt Varone
      Is firefighter competency a discipline issue?

      Competency and discipline are distinct issues, but they often become intertwined for a number of reasons [...]

      Pa. business donates $100K to VFD in memory of owners' son

      The money will go toward a new fire engine for the Penn Township Volunteer Fire Company [...]

      - Courtney Levin
      This scholarship program helps fund education for first responders' families

      What started as a way to honor military personnel has now extended to those in public safety [...]

      Md. VFD closing after being out of service for year

      The Seat Pleasant Volunteer Fire Company, established in 1915, has not been able to find and retain enough volunteers recently [...]

      5 hurt, including 2 Colo. firefighter-EMS providers, after Jeep smashes into ambulance

      The rig flipped onto its side, and one passenger in the Jeep had to be extricated [...]

      - Curt Varone

      A Washington firefighter has filed suit claiming he was sexually harassed during his fire academy training by an instructor. Keanan Metcalfe filed suit in Snohomish County Superior Court naming the City of Everett, Snohomish County, Snohomish County Fire Protection, South County Fire and South Snohomish County Fire & Rescue. Metcalfe, a firefighter with South County ... [...]

      - Curt Varone

      In this episode of Fire Law Roundup for December 5, 2022, Brad and Curt discuss a suit filed by a Georgia battalion chief who claims she was improperly categorized as an exempt employee, and improperly denied overtime; an Illinois ruling that a former fire chief was entitled to pension credit for the four and one-half ... [...]

      - Curt Varone

      A battalion chief who recently left the Lumpkin County Fire Department has filed suit claiming she was improperly categorized as an exempt employee, and improperly denied overtime. Sharon Booth filed suit November 30, 2022 against seeking back wages for the past three years. [...]

      - Curt Varone

      The Appellate Court of Illinois has ruled that a former fire chief was entitled to pension credit for the four and one-half months he was on paid administrative leave prior to his retirement. The case involved the former fire chief for the Orland Fire Protection District, Kenneth Brucki. [...]

      - Curt Varone

      A woman who claims Los Angeles City Fire Department medics dropped her while transferring her from her bed to a wheel chair, has filed suit in Los Angeles County Superior Court. Marcia Hayes claims her leg was fractured requiring surgery after she was carelessly and negligently dropped on December 3, 2021. [...]

      Ten people, mostly firefighters, suffered minor injuries as a five-alarm fire tore through the top floor and roof of an apartment building overnight in Hamilton Heights. The fire started at around 1:30 a.m. Saturday, when most people who live there were fast asleep, CBS2's Christina Fan reported. Firefighters spent hours battling heavy flames on top of the six-story apartment complex on West 141st Street and Broadway. - PUB DATE: 12/5/2022 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: WLNY-TV CBS 55 Riverhead [...]

      VIDEO/PHOTOS: Many around Massachusetts paused Saturday to remember the Worcester 6. Twenty-three years ago, on December 3, 1999, six firefighters were killed in the Worcester Cold Storage fire. Lt. Thomas Spencer, Lt. Timothy Jackson Sr., Lt. James Lyons III, and firefighters Jeremiah Lucey, Paul Brotherton and Joseph McGuirk died after becoming trapped in the fire. - PUB DATE: 12/5/2022 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: WBZ-TV CBS 4 Boston [...]

      VIDEO: The fire raised numerous questions. Among them is how Oakland conducts its fire inspections and just how many properties have been improperly converted into housing. KRON4 spoke with the area’s city councilman about the challenges that continue to this day. This is what it looked like in 2016 years after when fire raced through this Oakland warehouse killing 36 partygoers. - PUB DATE: 12/5/2022 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: KRON-TV MyNetworkTV 4 San Francisco [...]

      Two West Metro firefighters were taken to the hospital after a reported stolen Jeep crashed into the station ambulance, Lakewood Police said. Around 5:40 p.m., Lakewood agents approached a reported stolen Jeep to contact the driver and people inside at W. Colfax Avenue and Reed Street. The driver took off and the agents did not initiate a pursuit. - PUB DATE: 12/5/2022 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: KDVR-TV FOX 31 Denver [...]

      Junior firefighters will now have an earlier opportunity to access the training they need to become full firefighters across Pennsylvania, state Sen. Carolyn Comitta said. Act 155 of 2022 allows junior firefighters, age 17, to train on live-burn, interior firefighter modules. Currently, only those 18 and older are allowed to enroll in this training program. - PUB DATE: 12/5/2022 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: The Mercury [...]

  • OVERVIEW The Part-time Firefighter is responsible to assist with or perform activities of the Fire District under the supervision of a Full-time Firefighter, Lieutenant, Captain, Assistant Chief, and Fire Chief here-in [...]

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  • Fire Board Meeting Info

    Upcoming Meetings

    November 16, 2022  7 PM

    December 21, 2022  7 PM

    January 2023 TBD