Town of Shelby - La Crosse County Wisconsin


The Shelby Fire Department provides fire protection and first responder services. We provide fire safety inspection and education to the Town of Shelby, Town of Greenfield (the Western portion, including St. Joseph Ridge). Our Fire Chief and 45 volunteer fire fighters and first responders provide round-the-clock protection.

Burn Permits for brush burning along with Fire Ring Permits are available below. There are no permit fees for Fire Rings or Brush Burning.

Fire Ring Permit Application |Fireworks Application |Burning Brush Permit Application
*Please call dispatch before you burn at: (608)785-5944 to get up-to-date information on burn bans. 

Town of Shelby Fire Truck
Fire Chief
Tony Holinka 2801 Ward Avenue, La Crosse, WI 54601 608-788-1032, Ext 7 Email Shelby Fire Chief

Fire Department Officers

Assistant Chief Travis Proksch
Captain Jesse Smith
Captain Tim Candahl
Lieutenant Aaron Sill
Lieutenant Dave Brown
Lieutenant Paul McGettigan
Lieutenant Travis Wills
EMS Officer Kate Holinka
Health & Safety Officer Sarah Solomon

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