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The Lincoln Fire Protection District, located in Charleston, IL, provides fire protection and emergency response services to the Charleston community. The Fire Department's mission is to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to fires, the Lincoln 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:
The Lincoln Fire Protection District provides information on Charleston 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 Charleston, IL
In an emergency situation, 911 routes safety calls to a dispatch agency, which coordinates the Charleston Fire Department response. In Charleston, the responding Fire House depends on the geographic location, the resources needed for the call, or paramedic emergency services. Some Fire Houses in Charleston, for example, have aerial ladders, fire hoses, fire trucks, rescue vehicles, or water pumpers. Multiple Charleston Fire Stations may respond to the same emergency by sending fire engines.Charleston Fire and Emergency Preparedness Resources
In Charleston, 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 Lincoln Fire Protection District include events in Charleston schools to teach children about fire safety and outreach at public events. Charleston residents can also receive fire safety tips and resources on the community's emergency response plan from the Fire Department.Charleston Fire Code Inspections
The Fire Department conducts fire code inspections for Charleston buildings. The Charleston Fire Marshal enforces the Coles County and Illinois Fire Code by reviewing plans for new construction or renovations. The Fire Marshal also coordinates with the Charleston building code and building permit offices, and investigates fires to determine their cause.Contact the Lincoln Fire Protection District
You may contact the Lincoln Fire Protection District by calling 217-348-1412, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Lincoln Fire Protection District, 371 West Coolidge Avenue, Charleston, Illinois, 61920.