Fire Department
Sheridan Fire-Rescue is a fully paid fire department that is governed by both State of Wyoming and local Civil Service rules.  Employment eligibility lists are developed through a testing process conducted every two years.  The test consists of a written exam, a Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) and an interview panel.  For further information you can call the City Fire Station Office at (307)674-7244 during normal business hours.

Sheridan Fire-Rescue exists as an all-hazards response department (Insurance Service Office Public Protection Class 3). We offer a professional emergency response to: 

• Structure and Wildland fires 

• Emergency medical incidents 

• Hazardous materials incidents (we share Wyoming Region 1 Hazmat with Campbell County   Fire Department) 

• Swift water and Ice Rescue 

• High and low angle rope rescue, Confined Space Rescue 

• We provide automatic aid countywide for structure fires and mutual aid as requested on all other responses 

• Origin and Cause investigation of all fires as required by state statute 

• Extensive training in all listed disciplines and pre-incident planning of target hazards 

• A community Risk Reduction effort that encompasses a variety of public education, public assistance programs, and Fire Code Maintenance Inspections