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The Jacksonville Fire Department, located in Jacksonville, IL, provides fire protection and emergency response services to the Jacksonville community. The Fire Department's mission is to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to fires, the Jacksonville 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:
The Jacksonville Fire Department provides information on Jacksonville 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 Jacksonville, IL
In an emergency situation, 911 routes safety calls to a dispatch agency, which coordinates the Jacksonville Fire Department response. In Jacksonville, the responding Fire House depends on the geographic location, the resources needed for the call, or paramedic emergency services. Some Fire Houses in Jacksonville, for example, have aerial ladders, fire hoses, fire trucks, rescue vehicles, or water pumpers. Multiple Jacksonville Fire Stations may respond to the same emergency by sending fire engines.Jacksonville Fire and Emergency Preparedness Resources
In Jacksonville, 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 Jacksonville Fire Department include events in Jacksonville schools to teach children about fire safety and outreach at public events. Jacksonville residents can also receive fire safety tips and resources on the community's emergency response plan from the Fire Department.Jacksonville Fire Code Inspections
The Fire Department conducts fire code inspections for Jacksonville buildings. The Jacksonville Fire Marshal enforces the Morgan County and Illinois Fire Code by reviewing plans for new construction or renovations. The Fire Marshal also coordinates with the Jacksonville building code and building permit offices, and investigates fires to determine their cause.Contact the Jacksonville Fire Department
You may contact the Jacksonville Fire Department by calling 217-479-4656, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Jacksonville Fire Department, 200 West Douglas Avenue, Jacksonville, Illinois, 62650.