Fire Department

The Ludington Fire Department is comprised of 20 on-call/part-paid firefighters. We have an I.S.O. rating of 4.4x. Our primary coverage area is within the city limits of Ludington.

Western Fire District

We are a member of the Western Fire District of Mason County, which is comprised of Pere Marquette Township Fire Department, and also Hamlin Township Fire Department to whom we receive and supply mutual aid to and from, as well as the rest of Mason County when called upon.


The City of Ludington Fire Department responds to:
  • Fires
  • Hazardous materials spills and leaks
  • Medical emergencies
  • Vehicle accidents and extrications
  • Water rescues and many other types of emergency calls

Burn Permit

Burn Permit Application