Perkins Township Fire Department hosted live burn exercise on June 2nd, 2018. Groton Township, Margaretta Township and Bay View Fire Departments were invited and participated. Thank you Perkins Fire for the great training opportunity.
Groton Township has opened Station 2 located at Oxford Township Garage. Groton Engine 721 is the first apparatus to be located at the new station. For more information, visit Oxford Township web site at www.oxfordtownshipohio.com
Groton Township hosted ODNR Water Rescue Awareness course that included Bay View, Gibsonburg, Kelleys Island and Portage Fire Departments.
Some members were invited by Portage Fire Department to partcipate in a water rescue training event. Our department is hosting an ODNR Water Awareness training for our members and neighboring departments.
Groton Township Fire Deapartment experienced it busiest year to date. Check out our Statistics page for a detailed account of run volume and types of runs.Read more>>
In conjuction with FEMA, Groton Fire Department acquired 15 new MSA Air Packs. The amount of the grant was $86,800.00. The new packs replace our previous Self Contained Breathing apparatus which were purchased in 2002.Read more>>
We have added another Fire Engine in our fleet to assist with our additional coverage area and future substation that will be located in Oxford Township.Read more>>
Oxford Township Trustees made the decision last year to contract all Township Fire Protection to Groton Township Fire Department
Oxford Township Trustees are currently in the process of providing space in order for a Fire Engine to be located at the Oxford Township Hall.