There is still some final clean-up to do from the demo of the bridge on McCarthy Beach Road, so the channel from Little Sturgeon to Side Lake will be CLOSED until tomorrow afternoon, August 6th. We will post here when the channel is open again.Read More
An Important Announcement from McCarthy Beach State Park…. Tis the season for bear sightings and issues. Just wanted to give a heads up that we have had a bear in the park. So far he has only been interested in the dumpsters here. Neighbors are reporting garbage cans being broken into as well. With the […]Read More
Application deadline for the Special Archery Deer Hunt in Side Lake is noon on August 18th, 2020. There is a $20 application fee. This Deer Hunt will September 18th through December 31st (Hunt No. 996). There will be a drawing of the applicants at a Special Meeting of the Town Board on August 18th at […]Read More
The meeting was called to order at 7:00 pm. The minutes of the June meeting were read and approved. The Treasurer’s Report was approved as read. Fire ReportThere were no fire calls and 5 EMS calls in June. Road ReportChloride will be applied July 8th. Old BusinessThere was a discussion from attendees about the water […]Read More
Due to construction, the channel from Little Sturgeon to Side Lake under the McCarthy Beach Road will be CLOSED Wednesday morning, August 4th, until Thursday night, August 5th. We will post updates here as we get them regarding channel closures. There is also a sign on the bridge at Sturgeon Landing that will notify boaters […]Read More
A Note from the Fire Chief...
During the road construction project of the McCarthy Beach Road Bridge, we will have one of our fire trucks stationed at McCarthy Beach State Park so we will be able to have coverage on both sides of the bridge. Our first responders also have medical equipment on the truck until this construction project is complete.
-PJ Bjur, Fire Chief
Town of French Fire & EMS
If you would like more information on how you can become a member of our volunteer department, contact our Fire Chief, PJ Bjur at 218-969-3323 or our EMS Coordinator, Alyssa Jerulle, at firstname.lastname@example.org
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Town Board Meeting Dates
The French Township Board holds its regular meetings on the First Tuesday of each month, at the Side Lake Community Center, at 7PM. Time and dates may change, with proper notice.