Big Rapids Township

Big Rapids

Fire & Rescue Department

Non-emergency: 231-796-1749
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Burn Permits

Burn permits are no longer issued by the Township. If you wish to burn you must contact the DNR at 866-922-2876 or obtain a permit online at: They will inform you if burning is allowed on that day.

ISO Mitigation Online

Up-To-Date Information on Community Efforts to Mitigate The Risk of Losses From Fire and Natural Hazards.
This website contains a wealth of data for firefighters, building-code officials, community leaders, and other interested citizens:

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