Fire Department

City Of Oconto

Services Provided

Today, response to EMS and Fire emergencies represents only a fraction of the total activities of the fire department. Functions such as, fire safety inspections, public education, building plan review, community outreach, and fire prevention have become the foundations of the new fire service. Other areas of involvement now include technical rescue, hazardous material response, and emergency and disaster preparedness.


Chief of Department - John W Reed
Full Time Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technicians
Deputy Chief Josh Bostedt 2000
Captain Craig Henry 1989
Lieutenant Ryan Pecha 2004
Travis Cain 2015
John Floyd 2012
Cody Henry 2012
Tabitha VanDeVoort 2016

Paid-on-Call Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technicians
Bert Hollander 1978
Matt Coshenet 2010
Jeremy Demerath 2011
Matt Hoffman 2011
Brandon Madson 2015
Dustin Ridings 2015

Paid-on-Call Firefighters
Bob Bake 1991
Mitchell McFadden 2006
Mitchell Dakins 2015
Aaron Johnson 2015
Shawn Demuth 2016
Travis Madson 2018
Steve McFadden 2018
Merle Petersen 2018
Paid-on-Call Emergency Medical Technicians
Nicole Crocker 2013
Amanda Perman 2017
Savannah Dunks 2017
Rebecca LeBreck 2017

Fire Department Clark
Debbie Brennan 2008

John W Reed - Oconto Fire & Rescue Chief
1210 Main Street, Oconto, WI 54153
Phone: 920-834-7775