Henderson Township Fire Protection District in Wataga, Illinois

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Henderson Township Fire Protection District Details

Address and Phone Number for Henderson Township Fire Protection District, a Fire Department, at Knox Highway 37, Wataga IL.

Name
Henderson Township Fire Protection District
Address
218 Knox Highway 37
Wataga, Illinois, 61488
Phone
309-344-3111

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About the Henderson Township Fire Protection District

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

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

The Henderson Township Fire Protection District provides information on Wataga 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 Wataga, IL

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

Wataga Fire and Emergency Preparedness Resources

In Wataga, 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 Henderson Township Fire Protection District include events in Wataga schools to teach children about fire safety and outreach at public events. Wataga residents can also receive fire safety tips and resources on the community's emergency response plan from the Fire Department.

Wataga Fire Code Inspections

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

Contact the Henderson Township Fire Protection District

You may contact the Henderson Township Fire Protection District by calling 309-344-3111, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Henderson Township Fire Protection District, 218 Knox Highway 37, Wataga, Illinois, 61488.