Weekly Update
Station Remodel Project Updates

Work on remodel projects of Station 83 in Shorewood and Station 84 in Whitefish Bay continues this week. Station 83 (top) has had many interior walls removed as part of the project. Meanwhile, the second apparatus bay door will be replaced next week and drywall work will continue at Station 84.
Fire in the US 2008-2017


The United States Fire Administration released a report entitled Fire In the United States 2008-2017. A summary of the report is in the graphic to the right. The entire report can be viewed here.


Weekly Update
  • The Department welcomed new Fire Inspector Jim Schweda this week. Jim joins the Community Risk Reduction Bureau and will be spending the next few weeks getting oriented and up to speed on our inspection and code enforcement process.
  • Training this week focused on active threat/active shooter response.
  • Staff is reviewing and updating the Department's accreditation documentation in preparation for a re-accreditation site visit later this year.
  • Progress continues to be made on the fire station remodel at Whitefish Bay Fire Station 84 this week. Drywall is being hung throughout the building this week.
Calls for Service This Week
Incident Type
Incident Count
Weekly Average (2018)
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 35 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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