Fire Department

The Madison Township Fire Department was organized in July of 1971. Initially the department was housed at 340 Ashland Rd., which was shared with the Road Department. The first Fire Chief was Harold Pritchett. 1972: The current Central Fire Station (843 Expressview Dr.) was opened. The building has previously served…

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Chief

Chief Justus Chief Justus is a 33 year veteran of the Fire Service. Justus started with the Hiram Fire Department in 1988 as a Cadet Firefighter. In 1996, Justus was hired by the Mantua-Shalersville Fire Department in Portage County, Ohio. Justus became a full time firefighter in 2000, a Lieutenant…

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History of Madison Township Fire Department

The Madison Fire department was organized in July of 1971. Initially the department was housed at 340 Ashland Road which was shared with the Road Department. The Fire Chief was Harold Pritchett. 1970’s: The first Jaws of Life were placed into service, Emergency Medical Service was Started. 1972: The current…

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