Emergency Departments


Arlington Volunteer Ambulance Squad
Serving the Arlington Area 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Volunteers are always needed on the service however there are no classes currently scheduled. Jay DeVries, President - (605) 203-0960

Arlington Volunteer Fire Department
There are currently about 25 volunteer fire fighters for the Arlington Area. Fire Chief, Trevor Keating (270-3999)

The city of Arlington maintains a town whistle located in the city water tower. The whistle is blown to notify volunteer fire fighters of a fire and when a severe storm is imminent. The whistle also sounds at 7:00 am, Noon and 6:00 pm each day. THANK YOU to all Arlington Area Volunteers for all you do to keep us safe!

Police Department
Kingsbury County Sheriff - (605) 854-3339 for non-emergency calls.

Storm Shelter
The storm shelter is the basement of the Arlington Methodist Church at 202 S. 4th St. The church is normally locked but will be unlocked as severe weather is predicted/spotters are sent out. Please enter through the doors facing W. Birch St. at the rear of the church.

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