The Fire/Rescue Operations Division is under the Deputy Chief of Operations and consists of two branches.
Water Extrication Team
The Water Extrication Team (WET) consists of 20 members who provide surface water rescues of an emergency nature. The WETeam also serves as a high angle rescue response team. Currently the WETeam is stationed in the Town Center Fire Station where its equipment is stored in a state of readiness inside the WETeam Command Van. Other equipment consists of an 8 and 10 foot inflatable and their 18′ Naiad RHI rescue boat. The WETeam typically trains on the first Wednesday and Saturday of each month to maintain their high level of specialized rescue skills.