The volunteer department is equipped with two pumpers, two tankers, a quick attack truck, one heavy rescue unit (one rescue utv) and two brush trucks to service the community's needs.
The fire department began in 1894 and has 35 active volunteer firemen. The department hosts an annual firemen's ball the Wednesday before Thanksgiving with all proceeds used for new equipment.
Waukon Fire Department
565 11th Ave. SW; P.O. Box 429
Waukon, Iowa 52172
Dave Martin, Chief
Paul Mathis, Assistant Chief
Bill Hennessy, Second Assistant Chief
Tyler O'Neill, Fire Marshal
For more information on the Waukon Pioneer Fire Department contact Dave Martin at 563.568.9977. Dial 911 for Emergency.