First Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m. Fire Station, 165 W Washington Street
Pursuant to §62.13(1), Wis. Stats., the Police and Fire Commission shall consist of 5 citizens, 3 of whom shall constitute a quorum. Each member is appointed by the Mayor subject to the approval of the Common Council for a five year term.
The Police and Fire Commission is responsible for creating an eligibility list of candidates for both departments, as well as the promotion and discipline of members. The Board has established rules that provide for the examination of the physical and educational qualifications of candidates and also for classification of positions within each department. The Police and Fire Commission also has the power to contract for and purchase all necessary apparatus and supplies for the use of the departments under their supervision, exclusive of the erection and control of the police and fire station buildings, and to audit all bills, claims and expenses of the fire and police departments before the same are paid by the city treasurer.