Des Moines Fire Department Sets New Service Record
DES MOINES, Iowa -- The Des Moines Fire Department has set a new record. In 2018, the department has responded to nearly 25,600 calls for service, according to the City of Des Moines Public Information Office. The 25,597 calls are a 5 percent increase from 2017. The department is expecting to reach 26,000 calls before 2019.