Our 2020 Annual Report is Now Available!!!

Fire Department                715-365-5400

Building Inspections          715-365-8606

Fax                                    715-365-5408    


Currently we provide fire suppression, EMT Paramedic level service, specialty rescue, and an extensive fire prevention program. We also house the city's building inspection department with in the fire department. Several of our staff are cross trained to do building inspections. As part of the building inspection department we also handle most of the city's zoning issues as well as all complaint issues.

I will let you browse the site now, enjoy! If there are any questions about our department that the site doesn't answer, feel free to contact us. Again thank you for visiting us.

Josh Schmitz
Interim Fire Chief

​Thank you for taking time to visit the Rhinelander Fire Department's web-site. I am very proud to be the Interim Chief of this department. I feel that we have an outstanding department, with the employees to match. We are all very proud to serve the citizens of Rhinelander as well as the surrounding communities. This department has a long history of hard work and the desire to better the service we provide.