Emergency Services & Preparedness
The Township of Howick's Fire Department and Emergency Management Department provides essential services to ensure the safety and well-being of its residents.
Emergency management in the Township of Howick is an essential service that is provided by the Fire Department and Emergency Management department. The department is responsible for ensuring the safety and well-being of the community during emergencies, such as natural disasters, fires, and other crises.
The Howick Fire Department has provided full fire protection services to the residents of Howick since 2010. Howick Fire operates from its station located at 2005 Nelson Street in Gorrie. The Department is comprised of a Fire Chief, a Deputy Chief, three Fire Captains, two Training Officers, a Mechanical Officer and eighteen volunteer firefighters.
Open Air Burn Permits
All Rural Open Air Burning in Howick Township requires a Permit