The East Dubuque Fire Department would like to congratulate Firefighter Mercedes Imai on completing her probationary period and being sworn into the department. We would also like to congratulate Lt. Nick Williams on his promotion to Captain of the Training Division and Engineer Mollie Varnadore on her promotion to Lieutenant

​The East Dubuque Fire Department has added a bunk room to help recruit more members.  The Bunk In Program is open to individuals who don't live in the city and want to volunteer with the fire department.  The program allows a member to stay over night and respond to emergency incidents.  Members of the Bunk In Program are required to make the department training sessions and take a minimum of 12 hours of call time per week.

The East Dubuque Fire Department is looking for men and women that want to help out their community. We are actively looking for people  who are available during daytime hours during the week willing to assist in providing emergency response, this can be as an EMT, a Firefighter/EMT, a Firefighter, or in a nonemergency role through our Fire Corp program. Contact us today and see how we can help you help YOUR COMMUNITY!! We can be reached at 815-747-6619, email or through the contact us page on our website

Preparation for the Dedication of the Training Grounds on October 11, 2015


Live Fire Training 

​The Chief Fire Officer Designation is an internationally-accepted model recognizing professional accomplishments and competence in fire and emergency services and offers fire and emergency services personnel career guidance and planning.  This designation is ​awarded through the Center for Public Safety Excellence.


East Dubuque Fire Department Raises Money for MDA​

Thank you to Mike Ellen Boge Bigelow, Nick Manders, & Greg Schusteralong with all who donated to our MDA Fill the Boot. With your help we were able to raise $867.75! 

The East Dubuque Fire Department would like to thank Lieutenant Nick Williams for designing and building the roll out tray for our command vehicle. Nick spent the last two days working on this project. Your dedication to the department is greatly appreciated!

East Dubuque Fire Chief Receives Chief Fire Officer Designation​ from the Center ​for Public Safety Excellence

East Dubuque Fire Department becomes a learning partner with Columbia Southern University 

As a learning partner our members and their immediate family are eligible for discounted learning towards earning a college degree! 

East Dubuque Fire Department Finishes Bunk Room for Bunk In Program


Ladder and Forcible Entry Drills at the Training Site

East Dubuque

On Wednesday May 16 East Dubuque & Menominee-Dunleith Fire Departments were dispatched at 1710 hours to a report of a structure fire at 339 Sinsinawa Ave.  Upon arrival crews entered the structure and found the fire on the 2nd floor, crews extinguished the fire and returned to service at 1847 hours.