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Western Springs, Illinois
740 Hillgrove Ave.
Western Springs, IL 60558-1409
Ph: 708-246-1800
Fx: 708-246-0284
Fire & Emergency Medical Services
Department Staff
Patrick Kenny, Director

4353 Wolf Road
Western Springs, IL 60558

Ph: 708-246-1800 ext.171
Fx: 708-246-4871


The Department of Fire and EMS is comprised of 53 personnel operating out of two fire stations. It is staffed mostly by paid-on-call personnel along with full-time, contracted paramedics / firefighters. Paid-on-call personnel are all village residents or otherwise work for the Fire Department with the contract service.

Fire Stations & Apparatus
Fire Station No. 1 is located directly north of Village Hall at 4353 Wolf Road. Fire Station No. 2 is located at 5501 Grand Avenue.

Out of those stations, the Fire Department currently operates three engines, one ladder truck, two advanced life-support equipped ambulances, and one command vehicle.

The Fire Department is a member of MABAS (Mutual Aid Box Alarm System) Division 10 and the West Suburban Special Operations Team, among a number of other organizations.

Mission Statement
Neighbors protecting neighbors through the delivery of emergency and non-emergency services.

Additional Resources
Annual Report

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