WELCOME TO NORTH PARK FIRE DEPARTMENT

The North Park Fire Department is a member of the Mutual Aid Box Alarm System Division 8 along with 23 other area fire departments, providing apparatus and personnel during large-scale emergencies.

The North Park Fire Protection District provides fire, rescue, hazard, and emergency medical services to portions of Machesney Park and unincorporated Winnebago County, Illinois. The District serves approximately 18,000 residents covering 15 square miles of suburban residential, commercial, and light industrial occupancies. The district encompasses approximately two miles of the Rock River along with major thoroughfares such as Interstate 39/90 (the Jane Adams Memorial Tollway) and Illinois Route 251. The District includes 6,500 households, 200 commercial structures and six public schools.

The department responds to an average of 1,500 calls for service each year.

The North Park Fire Department is comprised of approximately 50 personnel including one full-time fire chief, a part-time administrative assistant, and a combination of part-time and volunteer firefighters. The district is served by three fire stations housing a total of four front-line engines, including one capable of providing urban-wildland interface, one aerial truck, three squads, three command vehicles, one utility vehicle and one boat. The department responds to an average of 1,500 calls for service each year.

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Are you the type of person that would run towards this rather than away? Looking for an opportunity to get your foot in the door as a firefighter? If so, please join us December 9th at 6:30pm for our recruit orientation and Q & A session.

North Park Fire can provide you with experience, training and certifications for firefighting and emergency medical services and help you attain your dream of a career in the fire service. Not interested in a full-time job as a firefighter? We can still provide opportunities to serve your community and be a part of doing something for the greater good. We have a need for volunteer firefighters with opportunities to work part-time paid shifts, can help you with Rock Valley College fire science class tuition, your emergency medical technician training and more. Come see what we can offer you.

Join us at our Wood Ave Station (600 Wood Ave., Machesney Park), Thursday, December 9th at 630pm to learn what we can do for you, and in return what are expectations are from you. Our members will be on hand to answer any questions you may have.
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Are you the type of person that would run towards this rather than away? Looking for an opportunity to get your foot in the door as a firefighter? If so, please join us December 9th at 6:30pm for our recruit orientation and Q & A session. North Park Fire can provide you with experience, training and certifications for firefighting and emergency medical services and help you attain your dream of a career in the fire service. Not interested in a full-time job as a firefighter? We can still provide opportunities to serve your community and be a part of doing something for the greater good. We have a need for volunteer firefighters with opportunities to work part-time paid shifts, can help you with Rock Valley College fire science class tuition, your emergency medical technician training and more. Come see what we can offer you. Join us at our Wood Ave Station (600 Wood Ave., Machesney Park), Thursday, December 9th at 630pm to learn what we can do for you, and in return what are expectations are from you. Our members will be on hand to answer any questions you may have.

Thanks to all who have served our country, especially those that are currently North Park firefighters, and our former members that are veterans as well. Words are not enough to explain our gratitude for your service. ... See MoreSee Less

Thanks to all who have served our country, especially those that are currently North Park firefighters, and our former members that are veterans as well. Words are not enough to explain our gratitude for your service.

Our on duty volunteers grabbed breakfast this morning at a local restaurant and were honored and thankful that local contractor Randy Palmeri and Sons took care of their meals. Your generosity is very much appreciated! ... See MoreSee Less

Our on duty volunteers grabbed breakfast this morning at a local restaurant and were honored and thankful that local contractor Randy Palmeri and Sons took care of their meals. Your generosity is very much appreciated!

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