Charles Schumaker, Fire Chief
735 Broad Street, PO Box 483, Bellaire Michigan 49615
Service Area: the Bellaire District Fire Department has a primary service area of approximately 70 square miles. The service area includes Kearney Township, Forest Home Township, the Village of Bellaire and the Bellaire School District of Custer Township.
The Mission of the Bellaire District Fire Department is to protect and serve the community through fire prevention, suppression, education, rescue operations and investigation according to the authority granted by the Michigan Fire Prevention Public Act 2.07 of 1941, using resources of today, yesterday and the future.
The Goals of the Bellaire District Fire Department are to reduce fire losses, to increase rescue knowledge and performance, to increase fire prevention and fire education, and to service the community as needed.