Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Todos los permisos para la quema de desechos están suspendidos hasta nuevo aviso

El MFD está suspendiendo todos los permisos para la quema de desechos en la Ciudad de Madison, el Pueblo de Blooming Grove, y la Villa de Shorewood Hi

All Burn Permits Are Suspended Until Further Notice

The MFD is suspending all burn permits in the City of Madison, Town of Blooming Grove, and Village of Shorewood Hills until further notice.

Fire Academy

  • Welcome, Recruit Class 8, To the Madison Fire Department! Posted 01/18/2019

    Today the City of Madison Fire Department welcomes its newest firefighters to the ranks. The Police and Fire Commission swear in the thirteen graduates of Recruit Class 8 at a ceremony at Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center in downtown Madison. Over the last four months, these recruits were taught firefighting, EMS, and other critical skills to help them provide the best possible service to our community. Read more »
  • 17 Recruits Graduate Fire Academy Class 6 Posted 12/14/2017

    I am excited to announce the graduation of the Madison Fire Department's Recruit Class 6. They will graduate from our fire academy in a ceremony held this Friday, December 15, 2017.  This group has met the physical and educational competencies needed to continue on in the department for a long and healthy career. Read more »
  • MFD Welcomes Twenty New Recruits! Posted 10/03/2016

    Today marks the beginning of Recruit Class 5 at the Madison Fire Department.   A total of 20 recruits were hired from a pool of over 1,600 applicants. These candidates went through a written (video-based) exam followed by a series of interviews with community members, department members, and the Fire Chief. Lastly, they all passed a physical ability test (PAT) to ensure they will be able to perform the very demanding physical tasks this job requires.   Read more »