Weekly Update
Weekly Summary
  • Congratulations to newly promoted Heavy Equipment Operator Brian Sayeg who was promoted on January 14.
  • Congratulations to Firefighter Corey Carlin who was approved by the Medical Director to function as a paramedic with the Department this week.
  • The Fire Department Board of Directors met Tuesday January 15 and took the following action:
    • Approved transfer of funds to the Post Employment Stabilization Fund.
    • Approved sending an amended Purchase and Sale Memorandum Agreement to the Village of Shorewood in regards to Fire Station 83.
  • Chief Whitaker and Kueny Architects met with the Village of Whitefish Bay for a Pre-Development Conference for the Fire Station 84 Remodel Project. Bids for this project are due January 31.
  • Potential bidders for the Fire Station 84 Remodel Project were allowed to walk-thru the building on January 17.
  • An article regarding ambulance diversion in the Milwaukee area is being run in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel this weekend.
Calls for Service This Week
Incident Type
Incident Count
Weekly Average (2017)
Emergency Medical
Weekly Average (2018)
Priority 1 & 2 Calls
Meeting Response Goal of 7:02
(goal of 90%)
Average Response Time
Priority 1 & 2 Calls
5 minutes 34 seconds
(goal of 6 minutes)

*Priority 1 & 2 calls are calls for service which the Department sends an initial responding unit to a scene with lights and sirens operating. Priority 3 calls are responses that are considered non-emergent.

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