The Colwich Fire Department is comprised of 20 members. We cover a 35 mile diverse response area consisting of the City of Colwich and Union Township. Our current ISO rating is 5 in the city limits. In addition to our rural response area, our protection responsibilities include a new 3 story low rise office and manufacturing facility employing 500 workers. We also protect a 25 million gal. per year ethanol plant that is expanding, and have a major state road and railroad passing through our area. We also provide BLS first responder care for Sedgwick County EMS (ALS) in our response area.