• 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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  • ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS/PUBLIC NOTICE TO BIDDERS

    BIDS/PUBLIC NOTICE
    Sealed bids will be received at the office of the Madison Fire District, 840 River Street, Madison, Ohio 44057 until 2:00 pm on September 15, 2021 and will be opened and read immediately thereafter for the STATION 2 ADDITION AND ALTERATIONS OPINION OF PROBABLE CONSTRUCTION COST: BASE BID $299,700.00 ALTERNATE NO.1 - $11,000.00 ALTERNATE NO.2 - $ 5,000.00 COMPLETION DATE: MARCH 31, 2022 The bid specifications, drawings, plan holders list, addenda, and other bid information (but not the bid forms) may be viewed and/or downloaded for free via the internet at https://bids.ctconsultants.com . The bidder shall be responsible to check for Addenda and obtain same from the website. Bids must be in accordance with drawings and specifications and on forms available from CT Consultants, Inc. at a non-refundable cost of One Hundred Twenty-Five Dollars ($125.00). Documents may be ordered by registering and paying online at https://bids.ctconsultants.com . Please contact planroom@ctconsultants.com or call (440) 530-2395 if you encounter any problems viewing, registering or paying for the documents. All bidders are required to attend a Pre-bid Conference on August 27, 2021 at 2:00 pm at Station #2, 1743 Hubbard Road, Madison, Ohio 44057. Failure to attend the Pre-bid Conference will subject the bidders proposal to be considered non-responsive. By Order of the Madison Fire District Board of Trustees Max Anderson, Jr., Chairman

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  • 2021 Calls for Service

    Updated 09/02/2021

    Total: 2285 (On pace for 3404)

    FIRE  680  EMS  1605

    Mutual Aid Given 56

    Mutual Aid Received 51

    Overlapping Calls 650 (28.4%)

    2020 Run Total:  3102

  • 2021 Hydrant Flushing

    The Madison Fire District will be conducting annual fire hydrant flushing starting the week of May 3, 2021. Areas targeted this year by the Fire District will be all of Madison Township starting on the west side of the Township, north and south, working east to the county line. Hydrant flushing will be conducted Monday – Friday 8am – 3pm. Signs will be posted at least one day prior to flushing. Residents with discolored water should run the cold water for 10-15 minutes. Anyone with questions should call the Fire District at 440-428-6531 or Lake County Utilities at 440-350-2725.
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      Active and retired firefighters from North Attleboro and Foxborough sprang into action to help a man suffering a medical emergency mid-flight [...]

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      Columbia-Richland Chaplain Billie Lee Bright died from COVID, and Battalion Chief Joseph Casey Desso died following a brief illness [...]

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      LODD: Texas FF-EMT killed after ambulance, semi-truck collide head-on

      An Eagle Pass Fire Department FF-EMT was killed, and an EMT sitting in the passenger seat of the rig was flown to a local hospital with serious injuries [...]

      'They were lied to': New allegations in Pa. fire chief embezzlement case

      Liberty Fire Co. Chief Steven Miller faces felony charges related to embezzlement, yet new questions, concerns emerge about FD finances [...]

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      The family of a man who died in 2019 has filed suit against Miami-Dade Fire Rescue and three firefighter-paramedics accusing them of negligence and deliberate-indifference arising out of their slow response and failure to initiate medical treatment. Diana Cluff and Jacqueline Beaz filed suit accusing the medics of delaying their response, falsifying reports, and failing to attempt to resuscitate their father, Gustavo Beaz. [...]

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      A paramedic for the St. Louis Fire Department has prevailed in her appeal of a 15-day disciplinary suspension. Elizabeth Smith received the suspension in 2018 over problems with documentation associated with her request for leave under the Family Medical Leave Act. [...]

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      A US District Court judge in Ohio has brought an end to a three-year battle between the mother of a man who died in a 2017 car accident, a township police department, and several area fire departments. LeLonne Tucker filed a $20 million lawsuit alleging that a police chase caused the wreck, and negligence by the fire department resulted in her son’s body going unnoticed in the vehicle for eight hours. [...]

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      A California fire chief who was fired last year over public statements he made, has filed suit alleging wrongful termination, whistleblower retaliation, and violation of his civil rights. Manhattan Beach Fire Chief Daryn Drum was fired by city manager Bruce Moe following two sets of public comments that Moe said “do not reflect our core values as a City.” [...]

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      A Kentucky medic has filed suit claiming she was forced to resign after she complained about sexual harassment, and that the fire department violated the Americans With Disabilities Act and the Family Medical Leave Act. Jamie Keith filed suit against Pleasure Ridge Park Fire Department. [...]

      The National Institutes of Health announced Wednesday that it was awarding nearly $470 million to New York University Langone Health for research into the long-term effects of COVID-19 to ramp up an unprecedented national effort to study so-called "long COVID." The federal money will be divvied up by NYU to fund more than 100 researchers at institutions around the country, accelerating work to build a sweeping "meta-cohort" encompassing thousands COVID-19 survivors of various ages and backgrounds who are still experiencing symptoms more than a month after their initial infection. - PUB DATE: 9/16/2021 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: CBS News [...]

      A Los Angeles Fire Department captain severely burned in a May 2020 explosion inside a downtown L.A. warehouse has sued the owners of the building and a vaping supply shop housed there, accusing them of hazardous activity, premise liability and negligence. Victor Aguirre and his wife, Claudia Aguirre, filed suit Wednesday in Los Angeles County Superior Court against property owner Steve Sungho Lee and his various companies along with the operators of Green Buddha and Smoke Tokes, a smoke and vape shop inside the East 3rd Street warehouse where the explosion occurred. - PUB DATE: 9/16/2021 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE:… [...]

      General Motors is advising some Chevrolet Bolt owners to not park their electric cars within 50 feet of other vehicles to reduce the risk of a potential fire spreading to nearby cars and trucks. The warning follows the Detroit automaker recalling more than 140,000 of the EVs produced since 2016 due to the risk of batteries spontaneously catching fire from “two rare manufacturing defects. - PUB DATE: 9/16/2021 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: CNBC [...]

      VIDEO: For the first time since their heroic act was caught on camera, Wichita firefighters spoke with KSN News about their Labor Day fire rescue at an area apartment complex. Fireman Brian Doffing says apartment fires like this don’t always end with the best results for victims, but being able to rescue everyone made this one of the types of calls is exactly what makes their job worth it. - PUB DATE: 9/16/2021 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: KSNW-TV NBC 3 Wichita [...]

      VIDEO: Nearly two dozen families were forced from their homes early Thursday after a fire spread through a Northeast Dallas apartment building, firefighters say. Dallas Fire-Rescue spokesman Jason Evans said firefighters were first called at 12:50 a.m. to the Oak Meadows Apartments located at 11050 Woodmeadow Parkway. - PUB DATE: 9/16/2021 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: KXAS-TV NBC 5 Fort Worth [...]

  • Current Openings

    March 13, 2019

    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

    September 15, 2021  7PM

    October 20, 2021  7PM

    November 17, 2021  7PM

    December 15, 2021  7PM

  • Fire Station 2

    March 13, 2019
    Fire Station 2

    Madison station 2 was funded and built in the mid 1950's by a citizen group called the "Fire Protective League, Inc.". This group wanted fire protective services on the North end of the community, and after a levy failed[...]

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