Fire & Emergency Medical Services

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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 these stations, the Fire Department operates two 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.

Annual Report: 

2020 Annual Report

​Additional Resources:
WSFD Receives ISO Class 2 Rating


Sprinkler Safety, 2020
Fire Station Tour, 2020
Don't Fear the Firefighter, 2020
LT Fred Lesch Retirement, October 2020
FF Willard Christoffer Memorial Service, May 2020
125th Anniversary Video, 2019