Fire & Police Protection

The Epworth Emergency Services Department has over 40 active members involved in fire suppression and emergency medial services.  15 members are certified paramedics, the highest level of pre-hospital care approved by the State of Iowa, 14 members are EMT.  Visit our site at

Due to our training and advanced equipment the Epworth area enjoys a class 4 insurance rating, which results in lower insurance rates.

The Police Department employs a Police Chief and part-time police officers. The City has formed mutual aid partnerships with the City of Peosta, City of Farley, and with Dubuque County to broaden your protection.