EMS Week and International Firefighters Day

Members of the Fort Atkinson Fire Department accepted a proclamation Tuesday night proclaiming EMS Week and International Firefighters Day.

May 19-25, 2024 marks the 50th anniversary of National EMS Week. It's a time to show gratitude toward EMTs and paramedics who provide lifesaving care across the nation every day. International Firefighters Day is celebrated each year on May 4.

Accepting the proclamation from left are; Chief Bruce Peterson, Council President Davin Lescohier, Division Chief Dion Brown and Captain Paul Verhalen.

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