Fire Department

Welcome to the City of Appleton Fire Department Web site.

l__img_0686The Appleton Fire Department, located in Appleton, Wisconsin, has a staff of 96 men and women providing service from six fire stations strategically located throughout the City of Appleton.

We have mutual aid assistance agreements with most of the surrounding municipalities in the Fox River Valley area.

In addition to fire suppression, the department provides a full range of fire prevention, life safety education, emergency medical first responder and rescue response services. 


Fire Chief – Len VanderWyst
Office: 920-832-5810

Deputy Fire Chief – Eugene R. Reece, Jr.
Office: 920-832-1704

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Contact: Phone: 920-832-5810
Fax: 920-832-5830
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Mailing Address: 700 N. Drew Street
Appleton, WI 54911
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Hours: For Emergencies Call 9-1-1

Our Firefighters serve you 24 hours a day-7 days a week-365 days each year.

Administration staff is available Monday-Friday; 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at Fire Station #1