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.


The Fire Department has a spot open for you!

Western Springs Fire Department Recruitment Meeting

Tuesday, August 28, 2018, at 7:30 pm

Fire Department Headquarters, 4353 Wolf Road, Western Springs

Apply to be a paid-on-call firefighter today!

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 three engines, one ladder truck, two advanced life-support equipped ambulances, and one command vehicle.

Organizations


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