Ottawa Fire Department

Our Services

Training Bureau

Fire Prevention

Station 100

Station 101

Station 102


 Prevention & Investigation  Bureau                       

Prevention: Educational programs for youth, adult and the elderly of the community.

    Fire Prevention Week – We speak to over 600 children in the Ottawa community in October during national fire prevention week.                               


Inspection: Fire safety inspections and commercial building pre-plans.

    Over 60 inspections and pre-plans are completed annually

     250+ pre-plans maintained for commercial, industrial and

         public sector buildings


Investigation: Is the process of determining the cause and origin of a fire. All fire investigators are state certified at level 1 or level 2 by the State Fire Marshall’s Office. Currently we have 7 firefighter who are trained fire investigators.


    Since 1997 out of twelve suspicious fires there has been 3 convictions and

         1 juvenile placed in counseling.



Fire SafetyTips for Your Home.pdf

Name Your Smoke Alarm and Activity Sheet for Kids.pdf






Ottawa Fire Chief: Dan Rieman                                                                  

Mailing Address:                                                         

Village of Ottawa                                                        

Ottawa Fire Department                                              

136 North Oak Street                                                   

Ottawa, Ohio 45875                                                    

Office #: 419-523-5020                                               

Report a fire: 911                                                         


Ohio State Fire Marshall: Larry L. Flower                                    

Mailing Address:

Ohio Department of Commerce

Division of State Fire Marshal

8895 East Main Street

Reynoldsburg,Ohio 43068


Report Arson: 1-800-589-2728





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