The Ravenna Township Fire Department was founded in 1994 and has grown into one of the premier fire departments in Portage County. The fire station is located at 6115 South Spring Street in Ravenna Township.
The RTFD utilizes a combination of fulltime and part time firefighters to staff the department in 24-hour shifts, 365 days per year. The department averages approximately 1300 responses per year, with emergency medical service comprising 85% of the calls and also provides EMS coverage for the Village of Brady Lake.
- 24/7 FIRE/EMS RESPONSE
- ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT
- DIVE RESCUE
- FIRE PREVENTION BUREAU
- FIRE SAFETY EDUCATION
RTFD participants in the Portage County Water Rescue
Team and has a compliment of 13 certified Public Safety
Divers and Rescue Divers. The fire department was the
first in the U.S. to have all members certified in Shore