Police, Fire & EMS


Police services in the Town of Black Earth are provided by the Dane County Sheriff’s office.


Black Earth is a member of the Black Earth Joint Fire District and is served by the all-volunteer Black Earth Fire Department.

For burning permits, please contact Fire Chief Dan Mahockta at 608-513-2123.


The Town of Black Earth is served by Dane County District One EMS located in Mazomanie.

EMERGENCY OPERATIONS PLAN – Adopted November 7, 2023, by the Town Board.