The Department has opened an application period to fill two Firefighter/EMT-B positions. If you would like to submit an application, please go the Employment page and download the materials. Please read all the materials and fill them out completely. Applications may be mailed or hand delivered to the Department. Please reference posting 04-18 when filling […]
The Department’s 2017 Annual Report has been posted on the website. You can find it under Resources/Annual Reports. We hope that you enjoy reading it and gain helpful insights into our operations and activities.
Firefighter/Paramedic Aaron D. Brown was sworn into his new position as a Lieutenant on Tuesday, January 16, 2018. Congratulations, LT! We wish you the best on your promotion. Lieutenant Brown joined the Department in 2008 as a Firefighter/Paramedic. Since his promotion, he has assumed duties in the areas of Fire Suppression, Apparatus Maintenance, Pre-plans, Urban Interface, […]
Glen Lake Firefighters complete HAZMAT training with Traverse City Fire Department Chief Jim Tuller. We appreciate the opportunity to conduct training exercises with other local departments. Thank you Chief Tuller for taking the time to share your expertise.
In a typical home fire, you may have as little as one to two minutes to escape safely from the time the smoke alarm sounds. That’s why home escape planning is so critical in a fire situation. It ensures that everyone in the household knows how to use that small window of time wisely. […]