• ER Docs Dive Into Firefighting During 'Doc Ops Day' Posted 06/29/2017

    Emergency medical residents from UW Hospital traded their white coats for turnout gear in the 7th annual Doc Ops Day hosted at Madison College! Doc Ops Day offers ER doctors the opportunity to get a taste of firefighting life while forging relationships with first responders they may encounter on the job. Read more »
  • Thank You And Farewell To Nancy Robinson Posted 12/15/2016

    We at the Madison Fire Department want to wish a happy retirement to Nancy Robinson.   Nancy has been a very influential person to this department, having had a hand in the education and development of every paramedic at the MFD for the last 35 years.   Read more »
  • “Doc Ops Day” Gives ER Docs A Taste Of Firefighter Life Posted 06/29/2016

    Fire department personnel and emergency room doctors work together every day, but how well do they understand each other’s work? Thirteen doctors traded their white coats for firefighter turnout gear this week to participate in "Doc Ops Day" with the Madison Fire Department. Read more »
  • Fire Station 13 is Open for Response Posted 06/02/2014

    After several years of planning, drawings, and staffing and response planning, Fire Station #13 opened for service today 0700 hours.  The Department is very excited and proud to be providing a high level of EMS and Fire service to the citizens on the far east side of the city.  As Madison continues to expand into the surrounding countryside, the Fire Department has faced challenges on how to meet the demand for calls for service in a timely fashion.  As we have seen in the past, a new fire station sometimes looks lonely in a field at first, but then one day it is surrounded by the hustle an Read more »