"Caring professionals protecting their community"
     Waterloo, Wisconsin              Call Us at (920) 478-2535

We Adhere to the Following Values: 

                   SERVICE   -   TEAMWORK   -   ACCOUNTABILITY   -   INTEGRITY   -   RESPECT


Welcome!                                   Waterloo Fire & Rescue

Waterloo Fire & EMS is proudly celebrating their

50th Year

 as a Fire Department based EMS Service1966  h 2016

Burn Permits are required for any burning in the City of Waterloo

It is a free application at City Hall and is good for one year

Get the burn permit before you have the bonfire!

Fire Inspections are now done by the Waterloo Fire Department

All business in our fire district will be visited

Certified Fire Inspectorers are:

Fire Chief Vern Butzine

Kennan Hering

Mathew Petrie

Jason Butzine

Ben Weber

Jon Boedefeld

Kendra Hering

Any post inspection comments or concerns should be addressed to Chief Butzine at the Fire Station   478-2535

Currently accepting applications for Fire and/or EMS

Have questions?  Stop by or call the station.

920-478-2535   Monday - Friday 6 am - 4 pm


New baby or grandchild?  Let us help you with the car seat installation.

Waterloo fire & Rescue has certified

Child Passenger Safety Seat Technicians

If you have questions about your car seat installation or if your child is in the

correct car seat, call us and we will set up a time for you to come by and we will

help you.       902-478-2535


The Waterloo Fire Department is located in the City of Waterloo Wisconsin, approximately 25 miles east of Madison in rural Jefferson County. The Waterloo Fire Department provides Fire Protection and Emergency Medical Service to the City of Waterloo, as well as the townships of Waterloo, Portland, Milford, and Shields. We also have mutual aid agreements with all of our surrounding communities.

Currently the Waterloo Fire Department is staffed by two full time employees who are trained Firefighter II and EMT-Intermediate Technicians. The full time staff provide support to the approximately 50 other volunteer/paid on call members who are trained to various levels to provide quality fire protection and emergency medical service to the community.

On behalf of Fire Chief
Vern Butzine
, thank you for your interest in your community department. 



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Contact Us

We enjoy hearing from you.  Get in touch with us using the method most convenient to you.  

We are a volunteer service with only one full time staff member at the station during the day.  If we are unavailable to answer the phone, because we are at an emergency, or are away from the phone, please leave us a message and we will return your call as soon as we can.

Staffed hours:     6 am to 4 pm

e-mail:               admin@waterloofd.com

Phone:              920-478-2535

Fax:                   920-478-9597

    Mailing address:

                  Waterloo Fire & Rescue

                  900 Industrial Lane

                  Waterloo, WI  53594

Donations should be made out to:

         Waterloo Fire and EMS Supporters, Inc.