Harbor Springs Area Fire Department


Fire Chief John Cupps

e-mail: firechief@cityofharborsprings.com



Please dial 911 for all emergencies

Fire Hall – Station 1

824 South State Road
Harbor Springs, MI 49740

Fire Hall – Station 2

8288 Pleasantview Rd.
Harbor Springs, MI 49740

Mailing address

P.O. Box 678, Harbor Springs, MI 49740

Fire Department Staff & Services

The Harbor Springs Area Fire Department volunteer fire fighters serve the following Emmet County communities:

  • The City of Harbor Springs
  • West Traverse Township
  • Little Traverse Township
  • Pleasantview Township

Mutual Aid is also given to surrounding communities, including the Village of AlansonBear Creek Township, Cross VillageLittlefield Township, Readmond Township, Friendship Township, and the Village of Pellston.

Mutual Aid Fire Department Listings:

Readmond Friendship Cross Village


Resort/Bear Creek Fire Department

Alanson/Littlefield Fire & Rescue

Harbor Springs Area Fire Authority Board Members

Fire Authority Board Members
Name Position Township
Robert Rogier Chairman Pleasantview
Bill Dohm Vice Chair Little Traverse
Bill Brown Secretary-Treasurer City of Harbor Springs
Bob Sandford Member West Traverse
John Cupps, Jr. Fire Chief HSAFD
Fire Authority Administration
Tom Richards City Manager Administrator
Nick Whitaker City Clerk Clerk/Comptroller


Fire Authority Board Meeting Schedule

The Harbor Springs Area Fire Authority Board holds regular meetings four times per year, typically in February, April, August, and December. Meetings are open to the public and are held at The City of Harbor Springs City Hall, 160 Zoll St., Harbor Springs, MI 49740. Click here for a list of upcoming Fire Authority Board Meetings.