Small City, GIANT Living

Fire Department

The Blue Earth Fire Department has been proudly serving the community since its founding in 1891. Currently consisting of 30 volunteer members, the department is prepared to serve both inside the city as well as surrounding rural areas.

The Blue Earth Fire and Rescue Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Firefighter.  The applicant will need to pass a written exam, physical test and drug test.  Questions can be directed to Fire Chief Steve Brown, or leave a message at City Hall (507) 526-7336.  City of Blue Earth Firefighter application.

For more information, including Fire Department events, please visit

Steve Brown

Phone (non-emergency): 507.526.5917
Fax: 507.526.3546
Mailing Address: PO Box 38, Blue Earth, MN 56013
Physical Address: 120 S Walnut St, Blue Earth, MN 56013

Officer Roster
  • Andrew Willner, Assistant Chief
  • Ryan Vereide, Captain
  • Jefferey Nowak, Lieutenant
  • Zach Tvedten, Training Officer
Relief Association Board
  • Jeff Eckles, President
  • Corey Survis, Vice President
  • Dan Ristau, Secretary
  • Chris Mathews, Treasurer
  • Jeff (Bud) Nowak, Relief Association Trustee
  • Chad Bonin, Relief Association Trustee