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The Kaukauna Fire Department is committed to providing a safe and healthy community for both citizens and business by minimizing fire loss through sound fire prevention efforts, competent suppression techniques and efficient emergency medical care.

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Drug Take Back Event

October 28, 2017, 11:00am - October 28, 2017, 2:00pm

Safely dispose of all unwanted, unneeded or expired medications. Participants may dispose of solid, non-liquid medication(s) by removing the medication from its container and disposing of it directly ...

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On 09/17/17 at 21:32 hours, Officers of the City of Kaukauna Police Department were dispatched to the area of Island and Elm Streets for the report of a pickup truck doing burnouts and squealing tires...

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9:35 pm 9-17-17

Kaukauna Fire Department responded to a vehicle that drove into the river in front of the Veterans Memorial Bridge in Kaukauna. One victim from the accident was transported to the hospital with minor injuries. It was unclear if there were any other victims inside the vehicle. Outagamie County Dive team along with Kaukauna Fire department searched the vehicle in the water. It was found that there were not any other victims inside the vehicle. The vehicle was then removed from the river by Femal’s Towing.
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Department Info


206 W. 3rd St.
Kaukauna, WI 54130
Emergency – 911
Non-Emergency – 920-766-6320 ext.0

Fire Chief

Paul Hirte
Phone: 920-766-6320 Ext. 1
Fax: 920-766-6322

Assistant Fire Chief / Fire Inspector

Don Grindheim
Phone: 920-766-6320 Ext. 2
Fax: 920-766-6322

Assistant Chief / Equipment and Maintenance

Travis Teesch
Phone: 920-766-6320 ext. 4
Fax: 920-766-6322

Assistant Chief / EMS Director

Craig Schneider
Phone: 920-766-6320 ext. 3
Fax: 920-766-6322

Assistant Chief / Special Operations & Training

Chad Gerrits
Phone: 920-766-6320 ext. 5

Lieutenant / Paramedic

Mike Hamilton
Joseph Resch, Jr.
Cody Foss

Additional/Contact Info