Bloom Township Fire Department, recognized as a progressive leader in providing the highest quality emergency services, is committed to the preservation of life, property, and the environment by effectively and efficiently meeting the emerging public safety and welfare needs of our diverse community. We will accomplish this by maintaining the highest standards of professional service through prevention of harm, surviving the environment, and "being nice"!
Please click the button below for more information about the communities we protect, the services we offer and the history of the fire department
Fire Department News
Fish Fry Update 2021-2022
Unfortunately, the Fire Department has had to cancel the annual fish fry for the year 2022. Please click below for more info as well as some history on the fish fry, which has proudly been held for the past 75 years.
In an attempt to keep our valued citizens and Fire department members safe during this time, we will be offering updated information to help answer questions and suppress the spread of this virus.
ISO Class 3 (You may save money on your homeowners Insurance)
Our ISO rating has significantly improved and may save you money on your homeowners insurance policy! Click the button below to find out more information
SAVVY Citizen APP
Our Township participates in the SAVVY Citizen App. Use this app to stay up to date on local events, road closures, helpful reminders, safety notices and more. Click below for more information and to download the App!
We are accepting applications for every sixth day part-time positions. Please click below for more information.
What to Know When Calling 911 From a Cell Phone
While cell phones can be an important public safety tool, they also create unique challenges for emergency response personnel and wireless service providers. Since wireless phones are mobile, they are not associated with one fixed location or address. Click the button below to learn more about how this technology works and what to do when calling 911 from your cell phone
Open Burning in Bloom Township
Your Bloom Township fire department follows guidelines set forth by the EPA for open burning. If you would like to burn in Bloom Township, the fire department will not issue you a permit. We will, however, advise you of the EPA guidelines and acknowledge your call with our dispatch center. Regardless of whether you call the fire department or not, if we receive a complaint by a passer-by or neighbor, we must act and extinguish your open burn. If you burn illegally in Bloom Township or any other area in Ohio, you may be cited and/or fined by the EPA.
Please call the firehouse at 614-837-5530 to notify the crew of the size, type and location of your open burn. You may also stop by the firehouse in Lithopolis to acquire a copy of the Ohio EPA’s Open Burning Regulations. For more information please click a button below:
Kids Corner: Fire Prevention
Click the button below to visit our KIDS CORNER area of the website. Here you will find videos, links and activities to help teach your children about fire saftey!
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Fire Truck Driveway Clearance Information
Accessible driveways are crucial in getting help to you! Please CLICK THE PICTURE below for IMPORTANT information to assure we can get to you when you need us!