Canton Fire Department in Canton, Illinois

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Canton Fire Department Details

Address, Phone Number, and Fax Number for Canton Fire Department, a Fire Department, at East Spruce Street, Canton IL.

Name
Canton Fire Department
Address
101 East Spruce Street
Canton, Illinois, 61520
Phone
309-647-0040
Fax
309-649-9722

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About the Canton Fire Department

The Canton Fire Department, located in Canton, IL, provides fire protection and emergency response services to the Canton community. The Fire Department's mission is to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to fires, the Canton Fire Department also responds to medical emergencies, motor vehicle accidents, rescue calls, and incidents involving hazardous materials.

You may contact the Fire Department for questions about:
  • Canton fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response services
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • Canton Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • Fulton County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Department Information in Canton

The Canton Fire Department provides information on Canton fire stations and fire districts. They also provide information on fire safety requirements for residential and business buildings, fire safety testing, and public records on the department's activities. The Fire Department issues annual reports with department information, events, and response numbers.

Emergency Response Services in Canton, IL

In an emergency situation, 911 routes safety calls to a dispatch agency, which coordinates the Canton Fire Department response. In Canton, the responding Fire House depends on the geographic location, the resources needed for the call, or paramedic emergency services. Some Fire Houses in Canton, for example, have aerial ladders, fire hoses, fire trucks, rescue vehicles, or water pumpers. Multiple Canton Fire Stations may respond to the same emergency by sending fire engines.

Canton Fire and Emergency Preparedness Resources

In Canton, the Fire Department also offers fire and emergency preparedness resources. The Fire Department may offer safety classes, distribute smoke detectors, and run public information campaigns. The educational programs offered by Canton Fire Department include events in Canton schools to teach children about fire safety and outreach at public events. Canton residents can also receive fire safety tips and resources on the community's emergency response plan from the Fire Department.

Canton Fire Code Inspections

The Fire Department conducts fire code inspections for Canton buildings. The Canton Fire Marshal enforces the Fulton County and Illinois Fire Code by reviewing plans for new construction or renovations. The Fire Marshal also coordinates with the Canton building code and building permit offices, and investigates fires to determine their cause.

Contact the Canton Fire Department

You may contact the Canton Fire Department by calling 309-647-0040, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Canton Fire Department, 101 East Spruce Street, Canton, Illinois, 61520.