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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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On 10/15/17 at 3:19pm, officers responded to assist the Kaukauna Fire Department at a garage fire in 300 block of Taylor Street. There were no injuries reported. Crews are on scene and Taylor/Draper S...

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The Kaukauna Fire Department responded this afternoon at 15:19 hours to a fire at
323 Taylor Street where a detached garage was found engulfed in flames. A car parked near the
garage was also on fire.
Firefighters were able to quickly extinguish the fire. Crews remained on scene for about one hour
to extinguish hot spots and determine the cause of the fire. Two nearby structures sustained
damage that included melted siding. A neighbor reported the fire by calling 911 and nobody was
inside the garage at the time the fire started.
The area where the fire started was identified and the cause was determined to be battery packs
for remote controlled cars. Damage estimates for the content and property are $35,000.
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Our newest firefighter Luke Syrjamaki took some pictures of the new station with his drone. Thought we would share. ... read less...

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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