Every community strives to be safe. Dyersville is no exception. With the professionals in the Fire Department, citizens can know that their needs for safety and security are being taken care of by a committed group of people.
The Fire Department is completely staffed by volunteers, 40 in all. They are certified as Firefighter 1 through the Iowa Fire Service Training Program. The Dyersville Fire Department is the largest in Dubuque County and has been in existence over 100 years.
The department covers:
- EMS calls
- Grass fires
- Hazardous material spills
- Service calls (carbon monoxide detectors, fire alarms)
- Structural fires
All members take training weekly on local, state and national levels.