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Fire Stations

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Ask the Chief

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Become a Springfield Firefighter

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Pyrotechnics Display Permit

Download Firework Permit application.

Siren Locations

Here you can find out where the tornado sirens are located


Division Overview

The City of Springfield are well protected with a Fire Department equipped with staffing, emergency vehicles, response teams, and pre-incident plans to handle the risks that have been identified within our response area. We serve eight unincorporated areas in and around Springfield known as Fire Protection Districts.

   Division I - Operations

The Operations Division oversees the emergency response services for all citizens who live in, work or visit the City of Springfield, Illinois.

   Division II - Fire Safety

The Fire Safety Division of the Springfield Fire Department is focused on promoting a safe community for residents and visitors in the greater Springfield area.

   Division III - Training

Training consiss of Basic Firefighter, Technical Rescue Awareness, Fire Apparatus Engineer, Vehicle Machinery Operations, Hazardous Material Operation, Fire Service Emergency Vehicle Operator and Emergency Medical Technician.

   Division IV - Tech Services

The Technical Services Division’s duty is to recommend, implement, and maintain electronic technology-based devices, software and systems used by the Fire Department.