Fire Departments in McLean County, Illinois

Find McLean 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.


Allin Twp Fire District 104 Parkway Lexington, IL

Allin Twp Fire District 104 West Main Street Stanford, IL

Anchor Fire Department 235 2nd Street Anchor, IL

Arrowsmith Village Fire Department 303 North Main Street Arrowsmith, IL

Bellflower Fire Department 207 North Latcha Street Bellflower, IL

Bloomington Township Fire District 14880 Old Colonial Road Bloomington, IL

Carlock Fire Department 200 Lincoln Street North Carlock, IL

Chenoa Community Fire Protection District 920 East Cemetery Avenue Chenoa, IL

City of Bloomington Fire Station No. 1 310 North Lee Street Bloomington, IL

Colfax Fire Department 305 North Harrison Street Colfax, IL

Cooksville Volunteer Fire Department PO Box 61 Cooksville, IL

Dale Township Fire Department 8051 East 1100 North Road Bloomington, IL

Danvers Fire Station 208 East Main Street Danvers, IL

Downs Community Fire Protection 102 West Main Street Downs, IL

Ellsworth Fire Protection District 103 Lincoln St Ellsworth, IL

Gridley Fire Department 108 East 3rd Street Gridley, IL

Hudson Village Fire Department 502 North Broadway Street Hudson, IL

Kenney Fire Department 110 South East Street Le Roy, IL

Mitsubishi Fire Brigade 100 N Mitsubishi Mtwy Normal, IL

Normal Fire Department - Headquarters Fire Station 1300 East College Avenue Normal, IL

Octavia Fire Protection District PO Box 19 Colfax, IL

Randolph Township Fire Department 103 North Buchanan Street Heyworth, IL

Saybrook Fire Department 10834 North 3800 East Road Saybrook, IL

Towanda Fire Department 203 Jackson Street Towanda, IL

About McLean County Fire Departments

McLean County Fire Departments provide fire protection and emergency response services to the McLean County, IL community with a mission to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to calls for fire suppression, McLean 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:
  • McLean County fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • McLean County Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • McLean County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Departments in McLean County

McLean 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 McLean County. McLean County Volunteer Fire Departments are organized with a similar structure or as independent McLean County Fire departments and districts with their own fire company.

First Response and Fire Emergencies in McLean County, IL

In an emergency situation, 911 calls are received at a designated public safety answering point (PSAP). The McLean County PSAP routes the call to the appropriate dispatch agency, which coordinates the McLean 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.

McLean County Fire Code Inspections

Fire prevention education is part of Fire Department operations under the authority of the McLean County Fire Marshal. Fire prevention involves the enforcement of the McLean 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 McLean County schools, public information campaigns, smoke detector distribution programs, and outreach at public events. The McLean County Fire Marshal also investigates structure fires to determine their causes.