The Gorham Township Fire Department has a part-time Fire Chief and 35 volunteer firefighters.
The Fire Department performs inspections of all businesses to ensure they meet the Fire Code requirements.
The Department is very involved in the community and actively participates in local events. The Fire Department, along with the Fayette Community Development Corporation, co-host a Halloween Party for local children. This event is very popular and has become an annual treat for the children of the community. The Fire Department also hosts The Annual Feather Party and an annual chicken dinner fund raiser. The Fire Department gives their time to hang lights in the village for the Christmas season.