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Community Information

Burn Permit Rules:

You must be property owner or have permission from them to burn.

You must be a minimum of 18 years old to request one and be in attendance of it.

You can only burn wood, leaves & brush.  NO: boxes, papers, trash, plastic, shingles etc.

You must have a water souce at the base of the fire.

You must have the fire a minimum of 25 feet from any structure or woods and 10 feet inside your property.

You can only burn from 8am to midnight.

Fire must be put out if you leave it.  Even if you only go inside.  No fire can be left unattended.

Fires in a pit that are bigger than 3x3x3; are considered bonfires and must have a permit.

Any fire in a pit that is smaller than 3x3x3 and is being used to cook on or sit around for fun, you do not need a permit.

If you call and leave your information you are liable if you do not follow any of the above rules.  Leave all of the following information, if you do not leave any of it, the burn permit will be void.

 Call 616-984-2200 anytime 

 Information needed:

Address of where you are going to be burning

What you will be burning

What date you are going to start

& For how many days (up to 4 days max.)

We understand that sometimes a tame fire can get out of control,

call 911 right away.

 

Spencer Fire Personnel Association

Our members consist of our fire personnel and we support our personnel in a variety of ways.  We raise funds to buy the fire department items that are wanted by the firemen but may not have the funds available in regular budget; we buy items for our firemen or their families in time of need or sorrow; we buy food for the firemen on house fires; etc. 

If you would like to support our association in any way, we take donations of cash, checks, cases of water, coffee, hot chocolate, or cookies that can frozen - send to Spencer Fire Personnel Association, 12131 18 Mile Road NE, Gowen, MI 49326  or drop off items to the Spencer Twp offices at 14960 Meddler on Tuesday or Thursday from 830-1230 or 2-5  or Wednesday 830-12.

Visit our website at Spencer Fire Personnel Associationhttp://sfpa493260.wix.com/spencer

 

            13033 19 Mile, Gowen Michigan 49319
                   at the Pivilian
All profits will go to the Spencer Township Fire Department. 

Cost
>Children 10 & under - $4.00
>11 & up - $6.00
This event will go until 11 am or until food runs out.
            13033 19 Mile, Gowen Michigan 49319
                   at the Pivilian
All profits will go to the Spencer Township Fire Department. 

Cost
>Children 10 & under - $4.00
>11 & up - $6.00
This event will go until 11 am or until food runs out.
 

Pancake Breakfast September 3rd, at 8 am, at the Lincoln Pines Resort.
            13033 19 Mile, Gowen Michigan 49319
                   at the Pivilian
All profits will go to the Spencer Township Fire Department. 

Cost
>Children 10 & under - $4.00
>11 & up - $6.00
This event will go until 11 am or until food runs out.
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