Proudly Serving Genoa Township, Brighton Township and the City of Brighton

The Brighton Area Fire Authority is dedicated to the protection of life and property through safe work practices and policies, training and continuous improvement as set forth by management and administered in a professional and courteous manner through daily interaction with our customer.

About Us

Proudly Serving Genoa Township, Brighton Township and the City of Brighton

The Brighton Area Fire Authority is dedicated to the protection of life and property through safe work practices and policies, training and continuous improvement as set forth by management and administered in a professional and courteous manner through daily interaction with our customer.

About Us

Proudly Serving Genoa Township, Brighton Township and the City of Brighton

The Brighton Area Fire Authority is dedicated to the protection of life and property through safe work practices and policies, training and continuous improvement as set forth by management and administered in a professional and courteous manner through daily interaction with our customer.

About Us

24/7 First Responders

Brighton Area Fire Authority is staffed by both full-time and paid on-call, highly-trained firefighters providing round-the-clock first response to our community.

Fire Prevention

A protected community starts with Fire Prevention. Our department routinely consults with local residents and businesses to ensure they are adequately protected for an emergency.

Smoke Alarms

We are extremely proud of our renowned smoke alarm program that, to date, has placed nearly 4,000 smoke alarms throughout our community, some of which have been credited with saving lives in structure fires!

Public Education

A safe community requires everybody’s participation, and we’re here to help educate you and your familiy through onging events, classes, and other public education opportunities.

ANNOUNCEMENTS, EVENTS, AND OTHER STORIES

2017 Open House at Brighton Area Fire

Come visit Brighton Area Fire during our Open House and... • WATCH live fire demo with residential sprinklers • MEET your Firefighters and Fire Officers • LEARN about fire safety and • PRACTICE how to use a fire extinguisher • SEE Sparky, Freddie the Fire Truck,...

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2017 Halloween Party at Brighton Area Fire

Join us for Brighton Area Fire Authority's 76th Annual Halloween Party on Oct. 31st from 6-9 pm! Enjoy Trick or Treating, a Costume Contest, Games, Food, and more. There is absolutely no charge to attend. See the 2017 Halloween Party Flier (pdf) for complete details....

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MEET YOUR BAFA FIREFIGHTERS

  • Brendan Unruh
    Chief O’Brian swearing in our newest Black Helmet, FF Brendan Unruh at Station 34. September, 2016.
  • Ryan Smith
    Station 34's Ryan Smith performing a pick-off at Rope Rescue Training.
  • Anne Campbell
    HR Director Anne Campbell taking a ride in the aerial platform of Ladder 31
  • Greg Mowbray
    Station 35's Captain Mowbray in Color Guard uniform chatting with a veteran after the 2015 9/11 Memorial Ceremony.
  • Tom Kiurski & Tim Thurmond
    Really? Me? You be the judge. Does FF Tim Thurmond’s balloon character really look like Lt Kiurski?
  • FF Jonathan Kupec
    Training burn at Spencer House, November 2015.
  • Ryan Sovey, Matt Herbert, Matt Mardeusz, & T.J. Smith
    Some of Brighton's Technical Rescue Team practicing building shoring at the Spencer House.
  • Ray Ridge & Ryan Dennett
    Station 35's FF Ryan Dennett and Lt Ray Ridge in front of a U-M Survival Flight EC-155 helicopter.

BY THE NUMBERS

On-call Firefighters

Emergency Calls in 2015

Hours Spent Training in 2015

Smoke Alarms Installed