Residential Lock Box

What is it?

  • A residential Lock Box is small secured key box that is securely attached to your home next to an entry way. This box is only accessible by the Tallmadge Fire Department and allows access to your home in an emergency without damaging a door if you are unable.

How do I get one?

  • Residential Lock Boxes can be purchased from Once purchased the Lock Box along with a key can be dropped off at fire station 1 (85 W. Overdale). A firefighter will then contact you to arrange a convenient time to install the lock box.

What do I do once purchased?

  • Your lock box will ship directly to you. Once it arrives, call (330) 633-0970 to schedule installation.
  • You will need a copy of any key needed to access your house. These keys will not be accessible except for in an emergency so it should be an "extra" set.