Canton Township Fire Department proudly protects 13700 people living in an area of 27 square miles. We operate out of 5 station that protects a primarily residential area. Our department is a public department whose members are on a paid on call status.
Station #3 has the only air cascade system for the township which responds throughout the township on fire calls to assist with filling of air pack bottles. Our department offers the only Dive Rescue Team in Stark County.Our personnel are trained in rescue diving,recovery diving and ice rescue.We have a complete Dive Unit(318)that carries all that is needed to take care of a water emergency.The Dive Rescue Team also has a boat that was donated to the team to aid in offshore rescues.Much of the equipment has been donated or purchased with grant money. this team is comprised of our paid staff and of our volunteer staff.