Fire and Rescue

Fire and Rescue

The Township maintains a volunteer fire and rescue department which is headed by Fire Chief Jerry Winkler. The department has paid staffing during the day to optimize handling of daytime emergencies.

The Township maintains the Safety Services Building located at 6367 Technology Lane, Medina.

Under the leadership of Chief Jeff Hall, the Lafayette Fire and Rescue Department has a total of approximately 40 members. Equipment consists of 7 pieces of heavy duty equipment highlighted by 2 ambulances as well as tankers, pumpers and related apparatus. The department also has 1 boat for water rescue and a safety trailer used for public safety demonstrations.

The Fire Department provides safety training as well as safety services. The rate for standby service for-profit businesses is available here.

To contact the Fire Department (non-emergency), please call (330) 725-6515 extension #4. The Trustee who serves as liaison for the Fire Department is Martin Warchola.

Contact Information

Town Hall

6776 Wedgewood Road
Medina, Ohio 44256

Township Office

Phone: (330) 725-6515
Fax: (330) 725-8055

Office Hours

Monday: 10AM - 2PM
Wednesday: 10AM - 2PM
Friday: 10AM - 2PM