Do you have a question about the village's ordinace concerning open burning, fireworks, business Life Safety Inspections? Click on the file tab and look for the information.
Welcome to the Creve Coeur Fire Department Website
The Creve Coeur Fire Department was established in 1938 and located between the cities East Peoria and Pekin, Illinois. The Creve Coeur Fire Department provides fire protection and medical response for the Village of Creve Coeur which encompasses approximately 7 square miles. The department averages around 700 calls a year and has a population of 5000 citizens. The Creve Coeur Fire Department is a all volunteer department and even though it provides BLS medical response to calls it is a non-transporting agency of the Peoria Area EMS System.
The Creve Coeur Fire Department has two Fire Stations with Central House located at 203 Wagner Drive and Station 2 located at 592 Dempsey Street.
A New Year to Look Back. Here are some pictures of our Apparatuses from years past.
Santa Day 2014, Carrying on the traditon for 32 years now. we would like to thank our supporters for their generous donations to keep this going.
Rescue 2 has Arrived !
Creve Coeur Fire Department just took possesion of it's new rescue truck. A 2012 Pierce Ford F-550 Rescue truck was delivered to Central House on April 9, 2013. This truck will be the prime response vehicle for rescue calls in Zone 1. This makes number three in Pierce vehicles in our fleet.
Squad 1 and Rescue 2 outside of Central House.
Village of Creve Coeur burn ordinance is in effect from April 1 to April 30 and October 15 to November 30
Click on File Library tab to view ordinance.
2012 Creve Coeur Fire Department Annual Santa Day
This is a tradition that is going on 31 years and it started as a way to burn old fuel out of the apparatuses and allow firefighters to stay familiar with locations of the fire hydrants. This is our way of giving back to the community that supports us all year long. We appreciate the help of our Santas, our helpers from the Boy Scouts, and others.
Colder Weather Means Running Your Furnance
With running your furnance means your carbon monoxide detector may alarm. There are many reasons for your detector to do this, please read the following on the use of CO detectors. It is a state law to have a CO detector in your home if you use fossil fuel to heat your residence. Click on our Carbon Monoxide teb to see the law.
The carbon monoxide detector may be battery operated, plug-in with battery back-up or wired into the home's AC power with a secondary battery back-up; must bear the label of a nationally recognized testing laboratory: and must comply with the most recent standards of the Underwriters Laboratories or the Canadian Standard Association.
Install a CO detector:
Recognize the symptoms of CO poisoning:
Know what to do if you suspect CO poisoning:
Colder weather also means using portable heaters, please read the safety paper for using portable heaters
Extrication Training at Central
Central house from the West
Central from Wagner Drive
Station 2 on Dempsey Street
2015 Department training calendar is now posted under file library
SERVE YOUR COMMUNITY
We are looking for EMT's to join the Department, If you are currently an EMT or would like to become one please contact the department or fill out an online application.
BE SAFE and BE CONSIDERATE OF YOUR NEIGHBORS
Open burning allowed from April 1 to April 30 and October 15th to November 30th. See Ordinace for restrictions and requirements.
HELP REDUCE DAMAGE TO YOUR BUSINESS
Why should you have a Knox Box installed on your business? Read the 10 reasons why your should have a Knox Box installed www.knoxbox.com/store/files/TenReasons.pdf or click on our Knox Box tab.
Every Last Sunday
9:00am - 12:00pm
Every 3rd Tuesday
Every 1st Tuesday
Recent Call Volume
Call Volume History
With A population of 5000 citizens did you that the Creve Coeur Fire Department runs approximately 700 calls a year?