Petersburg Fire Department in Petersburg, Illinois

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Petersburg Fire Department Details

Address, Phone Number, and Fax Number for Petersburg Fire Department, a Fire Department, at East Taylor Street, Petersburg IL.

Petersburg Fire Department
320 East Taylor Street
Petersburg, Illinois, 62675

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About the Petersburg Fire Department

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

The Petersburg Fire Department provides information on Petersburg 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 Petersburg, IL

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

Petersburg Fire and Emergency Preparedness Resources

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

Petersburg Fire Code Inspections

The Fire Department conducts fire code inspections for Petersburg buildings. The Petersburg 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 Petersburg building code and building permit offices, and investigates fires to determine their cause.

Contact the Petersburg Fire Department

You may contact the Petersburg Fire Department by calling 217-632-2156, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Petersburg Fire Department, 320 East Taylor Street, Petersburg, Illinois, 62675.