Wausau Fire Deparment
606 E Thomas Street
Wausau WI 54403
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The Wausau Fire Department has 61 members ready to respond to emergencies. All fire department members are cross-trained as Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT's) with most possessing Paramedic certification, and some possessing Critical Care Paramedic.
Due to three strategically located fire stations located throughout the City of Wausau, response time to in-City calls average 4 minutes.
The department operates 24 vehicles including the regional hazardous materials response vehicles.
The City of Wausau maintains a Class 2 fire insurance rating - which results in lower fire insurance premiums for those owning properties in the City.