Fire, Rescue & Ambulance (EMS) Service

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Whitewater Fire Department

The volunteer fire department provides fire protection for the City from one fire station located at 312 West Whitewater Street.


The Fire Department began in 1871. The Rescue Squad portion began in 1927.


There are 4 ambulances and 13 fire apparatus. The department typically responds to 400 fire calls per year and 1,500 rescue calls annually.

Join the Department

To join the department as a firefighter or EMT, please visit their website.

Ambulance Service

The City of Whitewater has a Volunteer Ambulance Service providing Basic and Intermediate rescue response. Volunteer personnel are registered EMTs utilizing state of the art ambulances, medical and telecommunications equipment. Along with delivery of professional pre-hospital care, the EMTs are committed to prevention of medical emergencies through proactive community education programs and demonstrations.

Service Area

The Volunteer Rescue Squad services:

  • City of Whitewater
  • Cold Spring
  • Johnstown
  • Koshkonong
  • Lima Center
  • Richmond
  • Town of Whitewater

Help Wanted

The Whitewater Rescue Squad is looking for new members willing to serve the community. We will train! Please call us at 262-473-0510 or email us.