Sunrise Township

Emergency Services


Chisago County Sheriff's Office
Non-emergency Line: 651-257-4100

Fire & Rescue

Sunrise Township purchases fire protection services from three volunteer fire departments. The northern part of the Township is served by the Rush City Fire Department, the central part of the Township is served by the North Branch Fire and Rescue and the southern part by the Almelund Fire and Rescue in Amador Township. Each department has a defined service area and there are mutual aid agreements between each fire department and all of the surrounding departments.

Almelund Fire & Rescue
Fire Chief Jason Fredlund
Second Assistant Dan Schleusner:

North Branch Fire & Rescue
Fire Chief Kevin Grote
North Branch City Hall Phone: 651-674-8113
City Hall Address:
6408 Elm Street, Box 910
North Branch, MN 55056
Fire Hall Phone: 651-674-7908

City of Rush City
325 West 5th Street, Box 556
Rush City, MN 55069
Phone: 320-358-4743
Rush City Fire Chief Bob Carlson: 320-358-3366

In serving the citizens of Sunrise Township, please contact the local DNR at 763-689-7100 for Fire Warden information or a fire permit.
(Cost is free. Large fire permits may need DNR approval.  Allow enough time for approval process.)