Serving approximately 47,000 residents in 13 square miles, the Wauwatosa Fire Department currently employs 99…More personnel housed at three fire stations.
Fire Station #1 is located at 1601 Underwood Ave., #2 is located at 4187 N. Mayfair Rd. and #3 is located at 10525 Watertown Plank Rd. The Underwood Ave. headquarters station houses the department's administrative services.
The department's website contains information regarding permits, home safety and emergency medical services as well as the department's hiring process and fire prevention division.
Through the Wauwatosa Water Department, headquartered at City Hall, the city provides residents and businesses with…More an ample supply of high quality water for public health and sanitation. The utility meets citywide water demands by regular evaluations of utility assets, effective loss prevention and maintenance programs and daily operational efficiency.
Since a 1963 agreement with the Milwaukee Water Works, the city has used treated Lake Michigan water. Previously, the utility used groundwater as its source. In addition to providing water for daily residential, commercial and industrial use, the Water Department also maintains more than 2,000 public fire hydrants for fire protection throughout the water distribution system.