MCFD Engine with MC lighthouse in background

It is the mission of the Michigan City Fire Department to ensure that citizens and visitors are protected from fire, medical emergencies and hazardous conditions that threaten to harm our community. This mission is served through a commitment to rigorous training, continuing education, and diligent enforcement of fire prevention measures. 

The Department proudly provides the following services to the community:

  • Fire Suppression
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Fire Prevention
  • Training & Public Education
  • Special Operations

As professional firefighters, our community focus concentrates on being role models for younger generations, while preserving the traditions of Courage, Pride, Honor, and Respect.

Under the leadership of Fire Chief Randy Novak, our Department strives to engage the public in a courteous, efficient and accessible manner that facilitates dialogue and a sense of partnership in preventing fires in our community and ensuring public safety.

In addition to quickly and professionally responding in emergency situations, the MCFD provides numerous prevention services to the community. Please visit the sections below to learn more:

  1. Fire Administration

    Physical Address
    Fire Administration Offices & Training Center
    2510 Michigan Boulevard
    Michigan City, IN 46360

    Fax: (219) 873-1451
    Emergency Phone: 911

  1. William Sonntag

    Training Officer

  1. Tia Free

    Public Information Officer