Our Fire Department
The Forest Lake Fire Department is located at 879 4th Street SW. This 30- 40 member volunteer Fire Dept. serves an area of about 84 square miles, which covers Forest Lake and Columbus. These communities operate the department and share ownership of all its firefighting equipment under a joint powers agreement. The department has mutual-aid agreements with all suburban St. Paul fire department and those of Wyoming, Scandia, Hugo, Chisago City, East Bethel and Centennial.
The department is headed by Chief Gary Sigfrinius. Call Gary at (651) 209-9722 or click here to send an email to Gary.
To become a volunteer firefighter, print and fill out this application returning it to the City of Forest Lake.
Bruce Whiteman is the Fire Inspector. Call 651-209-9731.
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