Paxton Fire Department in Paxton, Illinois

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Paxton Fire Department Details

Address, Phone Number, and Fax Number for Paxton Fire Department, a Fire Department, at North Market Street, Paxton IL.

Name
Paxton Fire Department
Address
310 North Market Street
Paxton, Illinois, 60957
Phone
217-379-3331
Fax
217-379-4355

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About the Paxton Fire Department

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

The Paxton Fire Department provides information on Paxton 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 Paxton, IL

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

Paxton Fire and Emergency Preparedness Resources

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

Paxton Fire Code Inspections

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

Contact the Paxton Fire Department

You may contact the Paxton Fire Department by calling 217-379-3331, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Paxton Fire Department, 310 North Market Street, Paxton, Illinois, 60957.