|Fri. Mar 21st 2014|
325 Dempsey St
An unattended open burn almost became a serious matter when embers from a illegal burn barrel were blown out and caught neigh...
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|Tue. Feb 12th 2013|
Truck Rollover on I474
Call came in as a fuel spill on the interstate upon arrival the truck was found rolled over down off the interstate.
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|Sun. Jan 27th 2013|
Structure Fire at 1311 Fischer Road
The call came in at 12:36pm and structure was fully involved upon arrival. Departments called in on Auto Aid were East Peoria...
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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.
9-11 REMEMBERENCE, "NEVER FORGET".
The Creve Coeur Fire Department will be remembering the 15th Anniversary of 9-11 by supporting neighboring departments with their rememberence ceremonies. Please take a moment from your day to remember those who lost their lives that day.
PANCAKE BREAKFAST FUNDRAISER
Everyone is invited to come out to our Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser on July 30th from 8am to 12pm, located at the old Sacred Coeur Church lower level in the kitchen area. Please see the flyer located under the File Library tab here on our website. Hope to see you there!
Congratulations to our two New Officers
Alex Burtsfield- C-7/ Rescue Lieutenant
Tristan Lomax- C-8 Safety Officer
Last Year was a busy year for the Creve Coeur Fire Department, the department ran 852 calls last year. That is the most calls ran in the departments history. We are up to 17 members on the department now with many being just 18 years old but wanting to be supporters of their community. We thank them for their commitment.
A New Year to Look Back. Here are some pictures of our Apparatuses from years past.
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
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.
The TCFA meeting will be held at the old Sacred Coeur Church building (lower level) instead of the CCFD Central House. The address of the building is 601 Rushe Lane and parking will be in the south parking lot. any questions call Central house at 694-2521. CCFD personnel will be on hand for traffic and for the meeting