Oakford Fire Protection District in Oakford, Illinois

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Oakford Fire Protection District Details

Address and Phone Number for Oakford Fire Protection District, a Fire Department, at E Center St, Oakford IL.

Name
Oakford Fire Protection District
Address
E Center St
Oakford, Illinois, 62673
Phone
217-635-5768

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About the Oakford Fire Protection District

The Oakford Fire Protection District, located in Oakford, IL, provides fire protection and emergency response services to the Oakford community. The Fire Department's mission is to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to fires, the Oakford 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:
  • Oakford fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response services
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • Oakford Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • Menard County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Department Information in Oakford

The Oakford Fire Protection District provides information on Oakford 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 Oakford, IL

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

Oakford Fire and Emergency Preparedness Resources

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

Oakford Fire Code Inspections

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

Contact the Oakford Fire Protection District

You may contact the Oakford Fire Protection District by calling 217-635-5768, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Oakford Fire Protection District, E Center St, Oakford, Illinois, 62673.