Departmental Weekly Update
Weekly Summary
  • Department Staff held their monthly staff meeting. Goals and Objectives for 2019 were discussed and drafted for inclusion with the 2019 Budget Presentation that will occur in August.
  • Four candidates for firefighter/paramedic positions were interviewed by staff. These candidates are being considered for positions to fill vacancies in September.
  • Assistant Chief Harris, Finance Director Schmitt and Fire Commissioner Conlin attended a seminar on hiring of diverse candidates in Beloit. Information will be presented to the Fire Commission from the presentation.
  • A landscape contractor struck a gas main at 900 W Bradley Rd on July 24. WE Energies secured the gas leak while the fire department stood by.
Calls for Service This Week
 
Incident Type
Incident Count
Fire/Rescue/Service
Weekly Average (2017)
55
39
Emergency Medical
Weekly Average (2017)
124
113
 
Priority 1 & 2 Calls
Meeting Response Goal of 7:02
85%
(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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