Town of Shelby - La Crosse County Wisconsin

Fire Department

911 Emergency Dispatch

The Shelby Fire Department provides fire protection and first responder services, fire safety inspection and education to an area that includes the Town of Shelby, the western part of the Town of Greenfield including St. Joseph Ridge, and the southern part of the Town of Medary accessed from CTH F.

A part time Fire Chief and 40 volunteer fire fighters and first responders provide round-the-clock protection.

Burn Permits for burning brush and Annual Fire Ring Permits for cooking or campfires outside of Goose Island Park are required and available at the town hall. There are no permit fees.

Town of Shelby Fire Truck
Click for Burning Permit, Fire Ring Permit, and Employment Application

Fire Chief

Jonathan Waller
Shelby Fire Station
2801 Ward Avenue
La Crosse, WI 54601
Non-emergency phone
608-788-1032, Ext 4

Fire Department Officers

Assistant Chief Tony Holinka
Captain Travis Proksch
Captain Tim Candahl
Lieutenant Jesse Smith
Lieutenant Casey Stadler
Lieutenant Daren Schieldt
EMS Officer Kate Holinka
Safety Officer Nick Candahl
Quartermaster Aaron Sill
Trucks Technician Kevin Brickner