Due to the Extreme Heat over the upcoming week, the City of Westland has opened an emergency cooling center for residents. Cooling Center hours and location.

The Great Lakes Water Authority is flushing and chlorinating the water main from Newburgh to Venoy from 7/7/2020-7/9/2020.  This maintenance will appear to be a water main break but isn't.  If you have any questions please contact GLWA at 313-999-3298.

Westland City Hall, City Parks and the Jefferson Barns Community Vitality Center are open for our residents. Online services and the City drop boxes are still available for residents to use.  The two drop boxes located at City Hall for bill payments (no cash please) and document drop offs that will be checked daily.  The Senior Friendship Center will continue to be closed until further notice.  Thank you for your patience in this unprecedented challenging time and please stay healthy.


Office of the Fire Chief

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Office Of The Fire Chief

     The Fire Service is built on two key principles: Life Safety and Property Preservation. Our 63 uniformed personnel and 2 civilian personnel are trained and prepared for any situation that would compromise either one of those areas. There are four fire stations throughout the City of Westland that support four engines, four advanced life support transporting rescues and a command vehicle.

     The Westland Fire department has been providing advanced life support to its citizens since 1997.  In 2018, the fire department responded to over 13,600 calls for service. Approximately 80% of them were medical based. We transport to three major hospitals in the area: St Mary’s (Livonia), Beaumont Wayne (Wayne), and Garden City Osteopathic (Garden City). The University of Michigan, St Joseph's Mercy Hospital, Botsford, Beaumont Dearborn, St. Mary's, and Henry Ford are all level 1 or 2 trauma centers that are used for trauma protocol transport.


Fire Chief: Michael Stradtner


 Deputy Chief: Patrick Harder Jr.


Assistant Chief/Fire Marshal: Kelly Eggers 


Assistant Chief/EMS Coordinator: James Morris


    Battalion Chief/Training Officer: Mitch Tokarski

 Click HERE for our Organizational Chart