Leighton Township

Public Safety


Police Services

Leighton Township and Dorr Township, provide police services by a formal agreement with the Allegan County Sheriff Department. Currently, we share the cost of 2 officers to serve our municipalities.

Fire Services

Leighton Township Volunteer Fireman Employment Application – 2024

Leighton Township provides fire services from 2 locations.  Station #1 is located at 1110 144th Ave and Station #2 is located at 4475 Kalamazoo Dr  Phone #616-891-5787 voice mail only

Fire Chief Matt Weston is in charge of the fire service in the township and supervises approximately 27+on-call firefighters.

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**NEW**  Leighton Township Fire Deparment Year end Report 2023 – Click Here

Medical Services

Leighton Township is a part of the Wayland Area Ambulance Service which is made up of the communities of Dorr Township, Hopkins Township, Martin Township, Leighton Township, Monterey Township, Orangeville Township, Salem Township, Watson Township, Wayland Township and Wayland City.

We appreciate this partnership which provides excellent emergency service to our township and a large portion of the surrounding area.