We operate out of 3 stations that protect a combination of residential, commercial, and rural areas. We have 7 fulltime firefighters and 30 paid-on-call firefighters. Station 1 in the Village of Dexter is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The Dexter Area Fire Department protects all of the Village of Dexter, all of Webster Township, 60% of Dexter Township, and 40% of Lima Township. That comes to about 70 square miles with a population of just over 25,000 people and is growing fast. Station tours are welcome, for groups please call in advance.

Station One Staffed 8140 Main St Dexter, MI. 48130-1044 Business Phone 734-426-4500 Business Fax 734-426-8735 Emergency 911

Station Two 12088 N. Territorial Dexter, MI. 48130

Station Three 5665 Webster Church Rd Dexter, MI. 48130


In the news

Dexter Area Fire Department firefighter Lee Root started his shift this morning by driving Engine 5-3 to the new Dexter Township substation on North Territorial Road. Root, who has 20 years' experience in the fire service, was hired six months ago as a full-time Dexter Area Fire Department firefighter and has the distinction of being the first firefighter to man the new substation at the MultiLakes Sewer Authority property.