Blair Township Emergency Services


            Emergency Services Director  
                    Eric Somsel 

                                    (231) 276-9354


Emergency Services Overview

Township Office Hours

7:30 AM - 6:00 PM 

Tuesday - Friday


Blair Township's Emergency Services Department's Core Purpose
As an organization, the Blair Township Emergency Services Department exists to serve the residents, businesses and visitors of Blair Township by providing professional all-hazards incident response including emergency medical services, fire prevention, public education and code enforcement.

Blair Township's Emergency Services Core Values

  • Competence
  • Integrity
  • Safety
  • Compassion

Blair Township's Emergency Services Department is comprised of the Fire Department, Police Department, and Emergency Medical Services. The EMS and Fire Departments are fully-staffed by Firefighter/Paramedics and EMTs. A Director of Emergency Services has administrative oversight of both Fire and EMS. The Grand Traverse Sheriff's Office provides a Community Police Officer dedicated to the Township.  This method of operation provides effective service while maintaining cost-efficiency.

                 EMS                                  FIRE                                POLICE     

Types of Calls We Respond To: