Madison County IL Fire Department

Find Madison County, Illinois fire departments, city fire stations, firefighters, brigades, chiefs, inspectors, marshals, and local volunteers. Fire departments provide information on fire risk assessment, permits, fire alarms, and safety guidance.


Alhambra Community Fire Protection District 214 East Main Street Alhambra IL 62001 618-488-3865


Alton City Fire Chief 333 East 20th Street Alton IL 62002 618-463-3565

Bethalto Village Fire Department 213 North Prairie Street Bethalto IL 62010 618-377-6421

City Of Wood River Fire Department 111 North Wood River Avenue Wood River IL 62095 618-259-0984

Collinsville Fire Department 130 South Clinton Street Collinsville IL 62234 618-346-5022

Cottage Hills Fire Protection District 26 Lenora Street Rosewood Heights IL 62018 618-259-4806

Dorsey Fire Department 4587 Seiler Road Dorsey IL 62021 618-377-3111

Edwardsville Fire Department 410 North Main Street Edwardsville IL 62025 618-692-7541

Fire Department 400 South Central Avenue Roxana IL 62084 618-254-8293

Fosterburg Fire Protection 4604 Seminary Road Alton IL 62002 618-466-8492

Glen Carbon Fire Protection District 199 South Main Street Glen Carbon IL 62034 618-288-1220

Godfrey Fire Protection District Station 1 6011 Godfrey Road Godfrey IL 62035 618-466-0131

Granite City Fire Chief 2300 Madison Avenue Granite IL 62040 618-877-6114

Grantfork Fire Department 210 North Locust Street Highland IL 62249 618-675-2755

Hamel Community Fire Protection District 401 Old US Route 66 Hamel IL 62046 618-633-2205

Hartford Civil Defense 507 North Delmar Avenue Hartford IL 62048 618-254-0012

Highland Fire Department 1122 Broadway Highland IL 62249 618-654-5901

Highland Pierron Fire District 187 Woodcrest Drive Highland IL 62249 618-654-1161

Holiday Shores Fire Protection 93 Holiday Dam Road Edwardsville IL 62025 618-656-6673

Long Lake Fire Department 4113 Pontoon Road Pontoon Beach IL 62040 618-931-2655

About Madison County Fire Departments

Madison County Fire Departments provide fire protection and emergency response services to the Madison County, IL community with a mission to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to calls for fire suppression, Madison County Fire Departments respond to medical emergencies, incidents involving hazardous materials, rescue calls, and motor vehicle or other accidents.

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

Madison County Fire Departments may be staffed with paid professional firefighters, volunteers, or a combination of the two. Professional Fire Services in Illinois are organized around a central command with response units, known as fire companies, geographically dispersed throughout Madison County. Madison County Volunteer Fire Departments are organized with a similar structure or as independent Madison County Fire departments and districts with their own fire company.

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Madison County, IL

In an emergency situation, 911 calls are received at a designated public safety answering point (PSAP). The Madison County PSAP routes the call to the appropriate dispatch agency, which coordinates the Madison County Fire Dept response. The responding Fire House may be determined based on geographic location or the resource needed for the call, such as an aerial ladder, fire hose, fire truck, water pumper, tanker truck, brush fire vehicle, rescue vehicle, or paramedic emergency services. In many cases, multiple Fire Stations and fire engines are dispatched to the emergency.

Madison County Fire Code Inspections

Fire prevention education is part of Fire Department operations under the authority of the Madison County Fire Marshal. Fire prevention involves the enforcement of the Madison County and Illinois Fire Code and is closely associated with the building code and building permitting process. The Fire Marshal is involved in the plan review process for new construction or renovation projects and is responsible for ensuring that Fire Code requirements are met before signing off on design plans. Other common fire prevention efforts include educational programs in Madison County schools, public information campaigns, smoke detector distribution programs, and outreach at public events. The Madison County Fire Marshal also investigates structure fires to determine their causes.