2016 Incidents
January 293
February 258
March 251
April 261
May 284
June 303
July 309
August 309
September 283
October 293
November 266
December 0
Total 3110

2015 Incidents
Jan 264
Feb 237
Mar 260
Apr 278
May 259
Jun 287
Jul 270
Aug 288
Sep 255
Oct 282
Nov 261
Dec 273
Total 3214

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Welcome to the Official Website for the Bourbonnais Fire Protection District

ISO Public Protection Classification

ISO Class 3 applies to properties within 5 road miles of a recognized fire station and within 1,000 feet of a fire hydrant or alternate water supply.

ISO Class 3Y applies to properties beyond 1,000 feet of a fire hydrant but within 5 road miles of a recognzied fire station.

 

Mission Statement

The Bourbonnais Fire Protection District will provide professional customer-based service to the communities we serve through the preservation of life and property, and to ensure well-trained and dedicated staff.

 

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Christmas Tree Fire Safety

Member Ed St. Louis, December 07

A review of Christmas tree safety tips that fire personnel should share with homeowners in their communities.

This holiday season, many homes will display festive Christmas trees. And while Christmas trees are meant to elicit joy and merriment, they can also spark dangerous and deadly home fires.

It is important that fire departments play an active role in educating their communities about proper ... (Full Story)


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Let's Put a Freeze on Winter Fires

Member Ed St. Louis, December 01

The risk of having a home fire increases during the winter months: December, January and February.
To help teach the public about winter fire hazards and ways to prevent them, The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) are teaming up to promote “Put a Freeze on Winter Fires.”

Each week during the campaign, USFA will share helpful, practical tips to help ... (Full Story)


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Closing of Village of Bourbonnais 911 Center

Member Ed St. Louis, December 01

Effective at 6:00 a.m. on Thursday December 1, 2016 all 911 calls in the Bourbonnais area will be handled by the Kankakee County 911 Center (KanCom). this change was planned over the last several years and was the result of a mandate from the State of Illinois requiring consolidation of 911 Centers across the state.

The attached document will help citizens with non-emergency needs navigate the ... (Full Story)


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Keep the Wreath Red

Member Jennifer Warmoth, November 30

“Keep the Wreath Red”
As you drive by the BFPD Station One, you will notice our red lit wreath.
In 1954, Naperville part-time firefighter Paul Boecker pitched a new idea. Just 23 years old, Boecker was ahead of the times, believing that fire prevention began in the community. His hope was to increase holiday decor fire risk awareness by placing a red lit wreath outside the fire station where community ... (Full Story)


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Kidde Smoke/CO Alarm and other Recalls

Member Ed St. Louis, November 15

Kidde Recalls Combination Smoke/CO Alarms Due to Alarm Failure
https://cpsc.gov/Recalls/2016/kidde-recalls-combination-smoke-co-alarms

Following an Additional Child Fatality, IKEA Recalls 29 Million MALM and Other Models of Chests and Dressers Due to Serious Tip-Over Hazard; Consumers Urged to Anchor Chests and Dressers or Return for Refund: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/IKEA-Recalls-29-Million-MALM-and-Other-Models-of-Chests-and-Dressers/
... (Full Story)


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