Feb. 12, 2018 – West Bend, WI – The Washington County Republican Women supplied baked goods, cheese/sausage trays, snacks and fruit to members of the West Bend Fire and Rescue Departments. It was their way of saying thank you for all they do for the community.
The West Bend Fire and Rescue Department was established in 1869. There are three stations in the city.
The West Bend Fire Department consists of 50 men and women providing emergency medical, fire, rescue, and prevention services.
Coverage area includes the City of West Bend, and portions of the Town of West Bend and the Town of Barton.
The area is approximately 40 square miles and serves a population of over 40,000 residents.
Fire Chief is Gerald Kudek. Battalion Chief is Tom Thrash.