History

  1. 1872 - 1939

    Read about the early history of the department and about the most costly fire in Madison history.

  2. 1940 - 1979

    Find out about historic events that occurred between 1940 - 1979.

  3. 1980 - 1999

    Read about important dates in the Fire Department's history between 1980 - 1999.

  4. 2000 - 2009

    Major events from 2000-2009

  5. 2010 - Present

    Find out about the most recent history of the Madison Fire Department.

  6. Fire Chiefs

    Learn about the current and past fire chiefs who have served the Fire Department.

  7. Artifacts

    Explore our historic artifacts we have in our inventory

  8. Group Shots

    View our Group photos we have taken through the years

  9. Madison's Fire Dog "Smokey