• Evening in downtown Caldwell

    photo credit: Dan Smede

  • Winter Wonderland 2019 Festival

    Destination Caldwell

  • Main Street, circa 1950-s - Ellis

    photo credit - unknown

  • 2018 4th of July Fireworks

    Dan Smede

  • Historic Caldwell Home

    Jan Boles

  • Old City Hall, circa 1930

    photo credit: unknown

  • Cardboard Kayak Races - 2018

    Destination Caldwell

  • Indian Creek Plaza ice ribbon

    Destination Caldwell

Mission Statement

"To protect and enhance the quality of life of the citizens of Caldwell through preventing or minimizing the loss of life and property threatened by the hazards of fire, medical and rescue emergencies, hazardous material incidents, and disaster situations in our community."


Vision Statement


The Caldwell Fire Department will be prepared and ready to respond, as we pursue every opportunity to make a better and safer place for the citizens we serve now and in the future.




Chief - Mark Wendelsdorf

Deputy Chief - Steve Donahue

Fire Marshal - Andrew Cater

Administrative Assistant - Lisa Richard

Battalion Chief A-Shift - Tim Scott

Battalion Chief B-Shift - Bud Bryson

Battalion Chief C-Shift - Brad Carico

Number of Firefighters: 39