In order to provide the residents of Waterloo with fire and rescue protection, the Governing Body has entered into contractural arrangements with the Rural Fire District. Such an agreement provides for mutual aid, protection and a sharing of expenses between the Village and the Rural Fire District.
The Waterloo Fire and Rescue Department is authorized to have up to 40 volunteer members, EMT's and paramedics.
The Waterloo Fire and Rescue Station is located at 405 7th St.
The Fire Department issues burn permits on Wednesday nights at 7:00pm at the Station.