Bayfield County Fire Department

Find Bayfield County Wisconsin fire departments, city fire stations, firefighters, brigades, chiefs, inspectors, marshals, and local volunteers. Fire departments provide information on fire risk assessment, permits, fire alarms, and safety guidance.


Bayfield Fire Department 813 Washington Avenue Bayfield WI 54814 715-779-3333


Cable Fire Department 43395 Randysek Road Cable WI 54821 715-798-3141

Cornucopia Volunteer Fire Department Elm St Cornucopia WI 54827 715-742-3356

Drummond Fire & Rescue 52560 Front Ave Drummond WI 54832 715-739-6641

Grand View Volunteer Fire Department 22475 Sunset Acres Lane Grand View WI 54839 715-763-3311

Herbster Volunteer Fire Department PO Box 3 Herbster WI 54844 715-774-3333

Mason Rural Fire Department 24450 County Rd E Mason WI 54856 715-765-4449

Port Wing Volunteer Fire Department 54865 State Highway 13 Port Wing WI 54865 715-774-3630

Red Cliff Fire Department 88385 Wisconsin 13 Trunk Bayfield WI 54814 715-779-3732

Town Of Namakagon Volunteer Fire Department 23845 County Highway M Cable WI 54821 715-794-2113

Washburn Fire Department 1021 Washington Avenue Washburn WI 54891 715-373-6163

About Bayfield County Fire Departments

Bayfield County Fire Departments provide fire protection and emergency response services to the Bayfield County, WI community with a mission to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to calls for fire suppression, Bayfield County Fire Departments respond to medical emergencies, incidents involving hazardous materials, rescue calls, and motor vehicle or other accidents.

You may contact the Fire Department for questions about:
  • Bayfield County fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • Bayfield County Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • Bayfield County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Departments in Bayfield County

Bayfield County Fire Departments may be staffed with paid professional firefighters, volunteers, or a combination of the two. Professional Fire Services in Wisconsin are organized around a central command with response units, known as fire companies, geographically dispersed throughout Bayfield County. Bayfield County Volunteer Fire Departments are organized with a similar structure or as independent Bayfield County Fire departments and districts with their own fire company.

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Bayfield County, WI

In an emergency situation, 911 calls are received at a designated public safety answering point (PSAP). The Bayfield County PSAP routes the call to the appropriate dispatch agency, which coordinates the Bayfield County Fire Dept response. The responding Fire House may be determined based on geographic location or the resource needed for the call, such as an aerial ladder, fire hose, fire truck, water pumper, tanker truck, brush fire vehicle, rescue vehicle, or paramedic emergency services. In many cases, multiple Fire Stations and fire engines are dispatched to the emergency.

Bayfield County Fire Code Inspections

Fire prevention education is part of Fire Department operations under the authority of the Bayfield County Fire Marshal. Fire prevention involves the enforcement of the Bayfield County and Wisconsin Fire Code and is closely associated with the building code and building permitting process. The Fire Marshal is involved in the plan review process for new construction or renovation projects and is responsible for ensuring that Fire Code requirements are met before signing off on design plans. Other common fire prevention efforts include educational programs in Bayfield County schools, public information campaigns, smoke detector distribution programs, and outreach at public events. The Bayfield County Fire Marshal also investigates structure fires to determine their causes.