Weekly Update

  • The Board of Directors met on Tuesday October 13. The Board reviewed and discussed a recommendation of the Long Range Financial Planning Committee.
  • The Department returned to full operations from the Shorewood Fire Station (83) this week. The Department is in the process of producing a virtual tour of the remodeled fire station that will be made available to the public.
  • All fire/EMS providers are completing training in mental health disorders and techniques for communication in de-escalation of situations involving mental health emergencies.
  • The deployment of a two-way communication software that will link 911 Dispatch Centers together and improve the efficiency of requesting mutual aid resources in Milwaukee County went through three days of testing this week.
Calls for Service This Week


Weekly Calls for Service (Thursday - Wednesday)
  • Fire/Rescue Service: 39
  • Average Weekly: 41

  • EMS: 110
  • Average Weekly: 127


Priority 1 & 2 Calls Meeting Response Goal of 7:02 (Goal of 90%): 85%


Average Response Time Priority 1 & 2 Calls (Goal of 6:30): 5:29