The Germantown Fire Department is a full service all hazard fire department that provided service to a population of 20,000+ residents plus guests.  Located in the suburban Milwaukee area, the Germantown Fire Department responds from two strategically fire stations.  The Fire Department is part of MABAS (Mutual Aid Box Association) Division 111.

As a combination type fire department the Germantown Fire Department has a career staff of 8 career firefighters augmented by approximately 30 paid on call firefighter-EMTS.

Our apparatus consist of the following:

2- Engines-1500gpm pump with 1000 h=galls of water)

1- Truck Company- 100’ Platform with a 20000 gpm pump and 300 gallons of water.

2- Ambulances

2- Reserve Ambulances

1 Reserve Engine

2- Tenders

4- Staff Vehicles

The Germantown Fire Department responds to approximately 1750 calls a year.

Meet the Team


Gary L. Weiss

Fire Chief, EFO, CFO, CEMS

Chief Weiss came to the Germantown Fire Department in May 2014 after a long career with multiple fire departments in Florida.


John A. Delain

Deputy Fire Chief

Chief Delain is a life long Germantown resident.  Chief Delain has been serving the residents of Germantown since February of 1999.


Dale R. Stark

Deputy Fire Chief

Chief Stark has been serving the resident of Germantown since 2004.