Fire Department & EMS

*If you need to report an emergency or fire, call 911*

Depending upon location within the Town, Vermont residents are served by either the Mt. Horeb Fire Department & EMS or the Black Earth Fire Department and District 1 EMS.

To determine in which district you live, view district map here.


Mt. Horeb Joint Fire District & Emergency Medical Service

“Proudly protects 13,000 people living in an area of 132 square miles” and operates out of 1 station that is located at: 120 South 1st Street, Mt. Horeb, WI.

Craig Brinkman serves as the Fire Chief.

For more information on the Mt. Horeb Joint Fire District & EMS, click here or you can contact by calling 608-437-5571 or email INFO@FDMH.ORG.


Black Earth Fire Department

An all-volunteer Fire Department, with 36 volunteers, that operates out of 1 station that is located at: 711 Blue Mounds Street, Black Earth WI 53515. The department serves 6,000 people living in an area of 96 square miles. The area covered includes the Village of Black Earth and four area Townships.

Mitch Hodson serves as the Fire Chief.

You can contact by calling 608-767-3949.


Black Earth & Mazomanie – District One EMS

Serves people living in approximately 85 square miles in northwest Dane County. District One EMS members are “trained to the highest basic level of the Wisconsin Emergency Medical Technician”. Jim Wick is serving as the Director. District One EMS is located at: 316 W Commercial Street, Box 505, Mazomanie, WI, 53560. For more information, click here.