Our Community

Our department provides both Fire and EMS services for the community of Delaware Township, an unincorporated area in Polk County, IA. The township is comprised of approximately 18 square miles and 8,400 residents. This area also includes large sections of I80, I35, and I235 and the East Mixmaster.

Our Department

It is the mission of the Delaware Township Fire Department to deliver in a highly competent, professional manner, a combination of proactive and reactive Fire, Rescue and Emergency Services that will provide the highest possible degree of protection to Delaware Township residents and their property, from the dangers of modern society.

Our Leaders

Andrew Reed
Chief
Areed@dtfd.net

Andrew is a nationally registered Advanced EMT. His fire certifications include Firefighter I& II, Hazmat Operations, Fire Instructor I, Fire Officer I and is currently in paramedic school and Hazmat Technician course.

Jared Murphy
Assistant Chief
Jmurphy@dtfd.net

Some of his fire certifications include Firefighter I and Hazmat Operations.

Gabrielle Wilson

Lieutenant

GWilson@dtfd.net

Deidra Parks

Lieutenant

DParks@Dtfd.net

Monica McClaskey
Captain
mmcclaskey@dtfd.net

Eric Tate
Lieutenant
Etate@dtfd.net

Duty. Honor. Community.