West Chicago

Fire Protection District


































We are NOT affiliated with the CITY of CHICAGO!

 Please join members, friends and family in welcoming

      Patrick Tanner as the new Fire Chief.


Chief Patrick Tanner

Chief Tanner comes to us after a 29 year career with the Highland Park, IL Fire Department, serving as Chief since 2010.


We will be holding a swearing in and welcoming ceremony on:

        Tuesday, December 2, 2014

       Time: 09:00

       Location: Fire Station #6

         200 Fremont Street, West Chicago, Il 60185

       Questions: 630-231-2123


Final Hiring Eligibility Roster

The Fire Commission has concluded the testing process. All preference points have been awarded and the final eligibility roster has been posted. Click the link below to view the final candidate list posted December 15, 2012. The list will remain in effect for two (2) years or until exhausted.

Final Hiring Roster


Preliminary Firefighter/Paramedic Candidates List


Employee Compensation 2014 - 2015



Click the link below to navigate to the page or open the document

  West Chicago Community Calendar

Contact Us!!!!
We have added a new form to our contact page. Even if you don't have email, you can still send us a message via the web. If you have any questions, please try it out!

Minutes and Meetings
West Chicago FPD is committed to keeping the public informed.  Now available online are the agendas and minutes for the Board of Trustees. 


  • Call Count for 2014 is 2616
  • Call Count for 2013 was 2833
  • Call Count for 2012 was 3002
  • Call Count for 2011 was 2908
  • Call Count for 2010 was 2967