Founded in 1945, the Fruitport Fire Department is a public safety agency that offers a range of fire safety programs and services. The department serves an area of more than 50 square miles with a population of over 20,000. It maintains a fleet of engines, tankers, hovercraft and other apparatus. The Fruitport Fire Department conducts open houses and seminars. The department offers fire safety and prevention programs to school students in pre-kindergarten through grade there. It manages a staff of firefighters and support personnel. The Fruitport Fire Department is located in Fruitport, Mich.