Graafschap Fire Department activity for November

Fire department handled 67 calls for month.

Here’s the Graafschap Fire Department report for November:

Total calls for November: 67

Calls in Fillmore Township:

  • 3 fire calls
  • 13 medical/rescue calls

Calls in Laketown Township:

  • 12 fire calls
  • 29 medical/rescue calls

Assists to other departments:

  • 4 fire calls – 1 to Hamilton, 1 to Holland, 2 to Saugatuck
  • 6 medical/rescue calls – 1 to Hamilton, 1 to Saugatuck, 4 to the Allegan County Sheriff’s Department “Drone Responses”

Assists from other departments:

  • 1 from Ganges, 1 from Hamilton, 6 from Holland, 2 from Overisel, 2 from Park Township, 2 from Saugatuck.

The Graafschap Fire Department, which serves all of Laketown Township and part of Fillmore Township, offers free home safety inspections, free blood pressure checks on Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to noon at the firehouse, 4534 60th St., short- and long-term rental inspections, and quarterly blood drives.

For more information, visit or call (616) 396-4060.