The East Dubuque Fire Department along with Mayor Welp & City Manager Barklow recognized 2 East Dubuque Students for notifying the fire department of a fire in a house by the library on March 23rd. Natalie Laugesen & Elaine Stoeffler were recognized at the East Dubuque City Council Meeting Monday Evening April 3rd.

​The East Dubuque Fire Corp is looking for people interested in helping out the fire department in a nonemergency role.  We are looking for Child Care Technicians during Emergency Incidents, Photographer, Chaplain, Emergency Scene Rehab, Public Education, Historian, Fire Inspections and many other nonemergency functions.

Stop by Monday April 17 from 6-8pm to find out how you can help out!!


Type your paragraph here.The East Dubuque Fire Department is looking for men and women that want to help out their community. We are looking for people 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 eastdubuquefd@gmail.com or through the contact us page on our website www.eastdubuquefire.com

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!

Congratulations to Firefighters Manny Alvarado & Jeremy Vondal on passing the National Registry EMT P test and also to Assistant Chief Tom Lange and Firefighter Kelley Brady on passing the National Registry EMT B test.

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! 

Ladder and Forcible Entry Drills at the Training Site


On February 11 the East Dubuque Fire Department hosted their annual Appreciation Banquet.  This year the fire department honored Dana Carr for all the help and guidance he has provided the fire department throughout the years. 

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

Live Fire Training 

East Dubuque Fire Corp Looking for Members


East Dubuque

​East Dubuque Fire Department Receives New Ambulance​

The East Dubuque Fire Department would like to thank all the personnel that help on the new ambulance project, especially Captain Greg Schuster who did all the leg work & paperwork towards getting the loan through the Fire Marshals Office. We will be taking it to Rockford on Friday for the Illinois Department of Public Health inspection and then it will be in service.