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The West Point Fire Protection District, located in West Point, IL, provides fire protection and emergency response services to the West Point community. The Fire Department's mission is to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to fires, the West Point 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 West Point Fire Protection District provides information on West Point 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 West Point, IL
In an emergency situation, 911 routes safety calls to a dispatch agency, which coordinates the West Point Fire Department response. In West Point, the responding Fire House depends on the geographic location, the resources needed for the call, or paramedic emergency services. Some Fire Houses in West Point, for example, have aerial ladders, fire hoses, fire trucks, rescue vehicles, or water pumpers. Multiple West Point Fire Stations may respond to the same emergency by sending fire engines.West Point Fire and Emergency Preparedness Resources
In West Point, 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 West Point Fire Protection District include events in West Point schools to teach children about fire safety and outreach at public events. West Point residents can also receive fire safety tips and resources on the community's emergency response plan from the Fire Department.West Point Fire Code Inspections
The Fire Department conducts fire code inspections for West Point buildings. The West Point Fire Marshal enforces the Hancock County and Illinois Fire Code by reviewing plans for new construction or renovations. The Fire Marshal also coordinates with the West Point building code and building permit offices, and investigates fires to determine their cause.Contact the West Point Fire Protection District
You may contact the West Point Fire Protection District by calling 217-743-5540, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: West Point Fire Protection District, 106 East Center Street, West Point, Illinois, 62380.