The Novi Fire Department was organized in 1929 and has been serving the Novi Community ever since. It is staffed by a combination of full time and paid-on-call employees who operate from four fire stations located throughout the city. Full-time personnel staff the four stations Monday through Friday from 6:00am to 6:00pm. Paid-on-call employees respond from their homes to calls in the evenings and weekends.
Fire equipment includes an aerial equipped pumper, three triple combination pumpers, one mini-pumper, one tanker truck, and two state licensed medical transport vehicles.
The Fire Department provides the following levels of service:
- Fire Operations and Suppression
- Basic Emergency Medial Service
- Public Education
- Plan Review
- Fire Code Enforcement
- Building and Apparatus Maintenance
- Fire Hydrant Maintenance
The Novi Fire Department shall strive to provide protection of life, property, and the environment from the effects of fire, medical emergencies, and hazards. We will engage the community in our mission through progressive community outreach and education in the areas of health, safety, and emergency preparedness all the while accomplishing this in a professional fashion which embodies respect, dignity, patience, and empathy for all.
Partners with our Community
The Novi Fire Department takes pride in our commitment to delivering quality, professional service by maintaining our skills, knowledge and abilities. All members will conduct themselves in an ethical manner and treat each other and those we serve humanely, decently, and honestly. We subscribe to the following values:
Accountability – Members of the Novi Fire Department will be accountable to each other and the community we serve. We accept responsibility for our decisions and actions.
Excellence – Striving for constant improvement to better serve the community and one another.
Integrity – Always doing what is right even when it’s difficult or unpopular so what we do individually and as an organization will stand up to public scrutiny.
Safety - The safety of our citizens and employees is a top priority of the Novi Fire Department. Every effort will be made to balance personal risk versus the value of life and property.
Valor – Courageously encountering adversity, accepting responsibility for ones actions, and providing respectful and professional conduct due the public and our members.
Dedication – Wholly committed to the mission and vision of our department. The faithful observance of duty beckons us to fulfill our obligations professionally and honestly.
Unity – Place a high importance on unity in the organization and individual contributions to the work group. It is essential that we pull together in routine and stressful times and support each other.
Director of Public Safety / Chief of Police, David Molloy
Fire Chief, Jeffery R. Johnson
Assistant Fire Chief, John B. Martin
Fire Marshal, Kevin Pierce
Training Officer, Phillip Duczyminski
Non-Emergency Fire Administration: 248-349-2162