Ashippun Fire Department

Established in 1917

Proud to Serve Fire and Rescue 

​​The Ashippun Fire Department (AFD) provides fire, rescue, and emergency services to three municipalities in Dodge, Washington, and Waukesha Counties.

  • Town of Ashippun
  • Town of Erin
  • Town of Oconomowoc


Total coverage area of 55 square miles

  • Responded to 163 fire and EMS calls in 2017
  • 32 current members


Ashippun had the first community-owned fire department in the state of Wisconsin.
The department reorganized in 1959 forming a corporation. The department is completely volunteer based and is supported through several fundraisers including the Fireman’s Picnic

About Ashippun Fire Department