Fire protection services are now provided by the Waterford Regional Fire Department.
For Emergencies, Call 911
For Non-Emergency information, please call:
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HEALTH & SAFETY WARNING - CFL BULB BREAKAGE
The new energy efficient CFL (Compact Fluorescent Light) bulbs contain mercury.
Click here to read the guidelines regarding the safe handling and disposal of broken CFL bulbs
(WARNING: Contains Graphic Images of Injuries Resulting from Broken CFL Bulbs).
To read the Michigan Department of Community Health Guidelines click here
OUTDOOR FIRE PIT POLICY
As the cold weather approaches, many residents are using outdoor fire pits to lengthen the outdoor party season. Be sure that you are following the City of Pontiac "Outdoor Fireplace or Pit" policy.
Warning Regarding Clay Chimineas
Be sure to follow manufacturer's recommendations by "curing" the chiminea with several small fires before burning a larger fire. They have been known to explode when not cured properly.
The Pontiac Fire Department has a rich 179 year history. Read about some of its history and find out about some valuable resources to find out more. click here to read the history