WSFCA News

12/14/16  |  Winter In-Service Registration Open

If you are a new or experienced Fire Chief or Chief Officer seeking an educational opportunity related to roles, responsibilities, and successful survival as a Chief Fire Officer in Wisconsin make plans now to attend the Winter In-Service. This affordable program includes all lodging and meals with your registration fee!

11/28/16  |  Safety Leadership Award

The Safety Section announced the creation of a new award for safety leadership. This award was designed to encourage safe practices and a progressive safety mindset in the Wisconsin fire service, and to create a platform to share best practices. The goal of this award is to be able to recognize significant improvements in safety at the local fire department level, for departments of all structures and sizes.

11/21/16  |  Fire Chief of the Year Award

The Wisconsin State Fire Chiefs’ Association (WSFCA) has established a Chief of the Year Award. The award is based on the criteria used by the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC). Nominations are due April 1, 2017.

07/05/16  |  WSFCA Conference in Green Bay Scores A Big Win

Several awards and announcements were made at the 2016 WSFCA Conference held in Green Bay, June 23-26, 2016.

07/01/16  |  2016-17 WSFCA Board of Directors

The Wisconsin State Fire Chiefs' Association is pleased to announce the 2016-17 Board of Directors.

06/30/16  |  WSFCA Launches the WSFCA Foundation

The Wisconsin State Fire Chiefs' Association launched its WSFCA Foundation with a $50,000 donation from the Blooming Grove Fire Department.

06/28/16  |  Congratulations 2016 Chief of the Year Recipients!

The Wisconsin State Fire Chiefs' Association (WSFCA) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 Wisconsin Fire Chief of the Year Awards: Career Chief of the Year – Edward Janke from Howard Fire Department and Volunteer Chief of the Year – Greg Hlinak from Kewaunee Fire Department.

06/28/16  |  2016 Safety Leadership Award Winner

Congratulations to the 2016 WSFCA Safety Leadership Award winner! Fond du Lac County Fire Chiefs / MABAS Division 120 was recognized for their continued efforts of changing the culture and attitude in 20 departments across Fond du Lac County.

06/02/16  |  Registration Open for NFA Wisconsin State Weekend

Registration is now open for NFA Wisconsin State Weekend, to be held October 7-9, 2016 at Volk Field.

08/06/15  |  Position Statement on Rail Transport of Crude Oil

The Wisconsin State Fire Chiefs’ Association (WSFCA) exists to provide statewide leadership and advocacy regarding issues of public safety. One such issue that has repeatedly been brought to this organization’s attention is that of the increased rail transport of crude oil and the realized disastrous results when derailments occur.

President's Update

President's Message :: Winter 2016

Message from WSFCA President, Chief Rob Ugaste - Winter 2016

President's Message :: Fall 2016

Message from WSFCA President, Chief Rob Ugaste - Fall 2016

President's Message :: Summer 2016

Message from WSFCA President, Chief Kevin Bierce - Summer 2016

President's Message :: Spring 2016

Message from WSFCA President, Chief Kevin Bierce - Spring 2016

President's Message :: Winter 2015

Message from WSFCA President, Chief Kevin Bierce - Winter 2015

Legislation

12/14/16  |  Winter 2016 Legislative Update

Legislative Update from the Winter 2016 Wisconsin Fire Chief Magazine.

09/22/16  |  Fall 2016 Legislative Update

Legislative Update from the Fall 2016 Wisconsin Fire Chief Magazine.

05/25/16  |  Summer 2016 Legislative Update

Legislative Update from the Summer 2016 Wisconsin Fire Chief Magazine.

03/25/16  |  Spring 2016 Legislative Update

Legislative Update from the Spring 2016 Wisconsin Fire Chief Magazine.

12/04/15  |  Winter 2015 Legislative Update

Legislative Update from the Winter 2015 Wisconsin Fire Chief Magazine.