Fire Department


The AFD has 25 volunteer members and covers 175 square miles of territory including the City of Albia and nearly half of Monroe County. The department averages 150 calls per year including grass, vehicle and structure fires along with responding to vehicle accidents.


Apparatus inlcude: 1974 - 85' snorkel / pumper, 2007 pumper / tanker, 1999 pumper / tanker, 1986 pumper / tanker, 1974 tanker, 2001 quick attack brush truck, 2005 rescue truck w/ extracation, rescue boat and portable generator / light plant.





Contact Information


 John Freshwater, Chief  515.729.2045  
 Dan Tometich, Asst. Chief  641.777.2916  
 Ray Vitko, Captain  641.777.3805  
 Adam Mick, Lieutenant  515.897.9092  
 Tyler Boley, Training Officier  641.799.7837  
  Albia Fire Station  641.932.5154  
 - email  
 Monroe County Law Center  641.932.7815  





Front row; Gary Wilfawn, Michael Smead, John Freshwater - Chief, Kevin Maughan, Ray Vitko - Captain, Dean Caudill, Mike Gray, Travis Kaster, Adam Riley

Back Row; Tejay Meredith, Fred McCombs, Rich James, John Hughes, Louie Clouse, Warren Woollums, Eric Powers - Secretary, Dan Tometich - Assistant Chief, Treasurer, Mike Shroyer, Adam Mick- Lieutenant, Tyler Boley - Training Officer, Doyle Mick, Sam Harris.    

Not pictured: Luke Sarver, Tyler Clouse, Owen Haberman,