Fire District

About the Itasca Fire District

The Itasca Fire Protection District No. 1 is comprised of the following:
  • Board of Trustees
  • Board of Fire Commissioners
  • Fire Chief
  • Deputy Chief
  • 3 Fire Lieutenants
  • 21 full-time Firefighters and Paramedics
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Part-time Secretary
  • Fire Prevention Officer

2020 Meeting Dates

The Fire District covers a 6.5 square mile area and includes portions of Itasca, Addison and Wood Dale as well as unincorporated areas adjoining these jurisdictions. The Fire District is not a municipal department belonging to the Village of Itasca, but rather is its own governmental entity. However, the Fire District and the Village do work closely together on a daily basis, especially in matters regarding public safety.

The Fire District staffs an Engine, an ALS (Advanced Life Support) Ambulance and an Aerial Truck or Tower, and also maintains a reserve Rescue Squad as well as a reserve Engine and a reserve ALS Ambulance. The Fire District has an annual call volume of just under 2,000 EMS and fire calls a year.

The fire station is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year and is ready to respond to any emergency at a moment's notice.
  1. Itasca Community Leaders Stand United

    Dear Village of Itasca, As a nation, a state, and a village, we face an unprecedented event in our lifetimes. The concern you have is shared by your neighbors and friends, your co-workers, and every person in Itasca. Read on...
  2. Closed Door Station Policy

    Given the potential high transmission rate of the Covid – 19 virus, the Itasca Fire Protection District has temporarily closed all of its administrative offices effective March 18, 2020. The District will reevaluate this closure on March 31, 2020. Read on...

    With the continued concern related to COVID-19 the Itasca Fire Protection District would like to share some information with you. Slight changes have been made to the way we operate that will not impact how we serve our community Read on...
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