City of North Ridgeville
Fire Department


The mission of the North Ridgeville Fire Department is to provide a range of programs designed to protect the lives and property of our residents and visitors from the adverse effects of fire, sudden medical emergencies, and other dangerous conditions. Our goals toward accomplishing our mission rely heavily on prevention, education, and customer service.

Department Contacts

 Hire Date

John C Reese, Chief/Paramedic


Jon Graf, Assistant Chief/Paramedic


Mike Uhnak, Assistant Chief/Paramedic 2/5/96

Peggy Myers, Administrative Assistant


Recent News
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Face Mask Free Face Masks While Supplies Last
Stop by the Office of the Mayor for a box of complimentary face masks while supplies last. There is a limit of one box per household. The masks are courtesy of Lorain County Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security.
Legal Notice Legal Notice, Fire Station No. 2 Additions and Renovations
Sealed proposals will be received at the Office of the Mayor, 7307 Avon Belden Road, North Ridgeville, OH 44039 until 2 PM on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 and will be opened and read immediately thereafter for the following project:  Fire Station No. 2 Additions and Renovations. 
Fire Hydrant Fire Hydrant Replacement Project To Begin December 2020
CATTS Construction will be replacing 64 fire hydrants in various locations throughout the city beginning in December 2020 and continuing through June 2021.
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