Emergency Services

Contact 911


If you have an emergency, please call 911 immediately. This will connect you with the Waldo County Dispatch Center, who will dispatch the appropriate services to respond to your emergency in the shortest possible time frame. This includes fire, police, ambulance, and all other emergency services.

In non-emergency situations, call 211 for information on all services available to you as a resident of the state of Maine.

Jackson Volunteer Fire Department

The Jackson Volunteer Fire Department is located in the municipal complex on Moosehead Trail (Route 7) along with the Town Office, the Jackson Learning Center & Historical Society (the Library), the Transfer Station, and the Sand Shed.

Fire Chief
Don Nickerson Sr                   722-3373

Deputy Fire Wardens
John Work                             722-3206
Harold Moore                         722-3304

Burn permits may be obtained from the Fire Chief or the Deputy Fire Wardens when conditions permit. Burn Permits may also be obtained online (for a $7 fee) when conditions permit.

Emergency Management

Emergency Management Director
Don Nickerson Jr.