The Sioux Rapids Fire Protection Agency is made up of Townships of Barnes, Douglas, and Lee; as well as the City of Sioux Rapids and the Herdland Benefited Fire District.  The agency was established to provide fire fighting services for its service area and for mutual-aid for its neighboring fire departments, as well as to help with fire prevention, fire safety, and provide training of personnel for all the services above.

Members are:

Chairman Keith Stoeber – City of Sioux Rapids

Vice Chair Bernard Nelson – Barnes Township

Secretary – Becky Rachuy

Esta Fraley – Herdland

Mike Katschman – City of Sioux Rapids

Jim Larson – Douglas

Paul Madsen – Lee