Wayside Volunteer Fire Department

Located in the heart of Wayside, within the township of Morrison, the Wayside Volunteer Fire Department provides primary fire services to Wayside and assists in several surrounding townships & unincorporated areas including Brillion, Denmark, Greenleaf, Hollandtown, Kellnersville, Maribel, Menchalville, Morrison, & Reedsville.

Wayside Fire Engine

WVFD proudly consists of approximately 34 active volunteer members and is headed operationally by a volunteer Chief, Ben Rosenbaum, who is serving his eighth year as Fire Chief and the Department’s Assistant Chief is Kevin Schwahn. Administratively, the WVFD is run by a President: Assistant Chief Kevin Schwahn, Vice President: Kyle Laabs, Secretary: Captain Dan Vercauteren, & Treasurer: Russel Laabs.

The department’s station is located on Dickenson Road, just south of County Road W and is dispatched on emergency calls by Brown County Public Safety Communications Center which is part of a combined communications facility including 911, County Police and Fire/Rescue Services.


Chief’s Corner: Ben Rosenbaum

Interested in joining the Wayside Volunteer Fire Department?
Click here to e-mail me or feel free to call 920.864.2575 with any questions!


Department schedule:

First Monday of every month | Meeting @ 8:00pm
Third Monday of every month | Training @ 8:00pm
*Meetings are at the Wayside Fire Department unless specified otherwise