Fire Department


Since 1949, the Fire Department has been serving the citizens of Park Forest with emergency assistance.

The Park Forest Fire Department has evolved over the years from solely fire call responses into the wide range of fire, emergency medical, and public assistance services residents have come to expect.

Today, the Park Forest Fire Department employs 40 highly trained and dedicated members who are ready and willing to serve on a moment's notice. They have diverse equipment and vehicles at their disposal to provide top-quality service to residents 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Mission Statement 

The men and women of the Park Forest Fire Department are professional, highly trained, and skilled individuals dedicated to serving the citizens of Park Forest by protecting lives and property from the adverse effects of fire, medical emergencies, and hazardous conditions.

Department Values 

• Teamwork • Honesty • Integrity • Loyalty • Trust • Respect •