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In the event that a Fire, Smoke or CO2  alarm or detector is going off in your home or business please do not hesitate to call 911, explain the situation to the 911 Operator and they will dispatch an Engine to your home or business right away to access the situation.  Don’t wait to make the call, you should call right away, timing is essential in an emergency. 

(Non-Emergency Dispatch number for the Fire Department is 815-726-2401).

Chief Joe Formhals 221

Deputy Chief  Greg Blaskey 222

Battalion Chief Terry Mangun 223
Operations Chief

Battalion Chief John Koch 224
Training Chief

Lieutenant Floyd Woods 890
EMS Coordinator

Hazardous Material Team
Captain Fred Offerman 
Battalion One Chief
(A shift) Mike Stromberg 
(B shift) Ron Schroeder
(C shift) Jeff Carey 

Battalion Two Chief
(A shift) Robert Dilorenzo
(B shift) Laroy Aldridge
(C shift) John Stachelski  

Arson Investigation Team 
BC Training John Koch  

Specialized Rescue
(Combined Area Rescue Team --- CART)
Captain Vic Stachelski

Special Operations - Tactical Unit
(SOS) Lieutenant Dan Koerner

Dive Team
Captain Ron Fox