About Us

Mission Statement

The Lansing Fire Department is committed to serving the Lansing area community with the highest levels of life and property protection. We will achieve this by providing excellent compassionate service in an atmosphere that encourages innovation, professional development and diversity.

As a result of this mission, the Lansing Fire Department has developed into a multi-faceted agency responsible for providing a wide range of emergency and non-emergency services. The Lansing Fire Department's six divisions constantly strive to fulfill our mission statement.

Message From Chief Talifarro

"The Lansing Fire Department has a long history of providing a high level of fire and rescue services to the community. Our men and women are highly trained and professional individuals that place their lives on the line every day to keep Lansing safe."

 - Chief Randy Talifarro
  1. Annual Reports

    View archived annual reports for the Lansing Fire Department.

  2. Box 23 Club

    The goals of the Box 23 Club are to promote the interests of the Lansing Fire Department and be of service to the firefighters at the scene of emergencies.

  3. Cards & Letters

    View cards and letters from citizens showing their appreciation for the Lansing Fire Department.

  4. Fire Board

    The Lansing Fire Board has been established by the City Charter and acts as an advisory board to the elected and appointed city officials on Fire Department matters.

  5. History

    Learn more about the history that shaped the Lansing Fire Department into what it is today.

  6. Honor Guard

    The Lansing Fire Department IAFF Local 421 Honor Guard is made up of dedicated firefighters, who demonstrate their dedication to the fire service through pride, honor, and professionalism.