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Test your knowledge about home fire escape planning and other fire safety topics with this fun, interactive quiz.

Open House - Sept 30, 2017 11am - 2pm

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Plainfield Fire Protection District is here to serve you every hour of every day. No matter what your emergency: fire, medical, water rescue, technical rescue, hazardous materials and others, we are prepared to respond. We will be here for you any time you need us.

Not only are our highly trained firefighters and paramedics here to respond to your emergencies, we are here to provide public education about fire safety, CPR, using a fire extinguisher or assist with the installation of your child car seat and other helpful and lifesaving skills that you might call upon in a time of need.

One of the best things you can do for you and your family or a shut-in neighbor is to check those smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors monthly and practice your Exit Drill In The Home (EDITH) plan with your family members. Call 9-1-1 for any emergencies but for general inquiries or non-emergency assistance please don’t hesitate to contact us at 815.436.5335.

Below is an excerpt from our most recent newsletter:

Volume 5, Issue 3 – Fall 2017

I hope this gradual entry into fall and the return to school for our children has been safe for you and your family.

September is “National Preparedness Month” and the theme is Disasters don’t plan ahead. You can. Make an emergency plan today. We have regularly visited this topic in previous issues and continue to underscore the importance of YOU making a plan for you and your family, TODAY. There are volumes of information available through simple internet searches and even easier if you visit our website, www.plainfieldfpd.com.

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The Plainfield Fire Protection District is staffed with over 115 men and women who serve you with skill, experience, pride and integrity. Our four fire stations are staffed with a combination of full-time, part-time and contract Firefighter/Paramedic’s.




The Plainfield Fire Protection District has four fire stations staffed 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, spread out across 55 square miles with approximately 45,000 residents.




The Plainfield Fire Protection District is governed by an elected Board of 5 Trustees, an appointed Commission Board of 3 and a Pension Board and Foreign Fire Tax Board whose officers are elected by the membership.

Mission Statement

The Plainfield Fire Protection District is dedicated to preserving the quality of life by saving lives and protecting property through efficient emergency response and prevention.

It is the policy of the Board of Trustees of the Plainfield Fire Protection District to permit access to and copying of public records in accordance with the Illinois Freedom of Information Act, balanced, however, by the limited exceptions recognized in the Act to safeguard individual privacy and the hereby appointed District’s Freedom of Information Officer, shall ensure that the District complies with the Act through execution of the District’s regulations adopted pursuant to this policy. A copy of this policy shall be posted on the District’s website.

Please click below for the form and contact information
Freedom of Information Act Form

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Plainfield Fire Protection District Now Has a Class 1 ISO Rating for the Majority of our District

The Plainfield Fire Protection District received an ISO (Insurance Services Office) Class 1 rating for the majority of the Fire District. The Class 1 rating is the best rating [...]

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Learn CPR

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Plainfield, IL 60544

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September 30, 201711:00 am

Fire Prevention Week – Open House

Fire Station 2
23806 W 135th Street, Plainfield, IL 60544

Join us for the Plainfield Fire Protection District’s annual fire prevention week open house on Saturday, September 30, 2017, from 11:00am – 2:00pm @ Fire Station 2: 23806 W 135th Street, Plainfield, IL 60544.


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Chat with the Chiefs

PFPD Headquarters
23748 W 135th St Plainfield, IL 60544
815-436-5335 Chat with the Chiefs

These interactive community meetings allow the public to hear about happenings within the Plainfield Fire District, the Oswego Fire Department, the Plainfield ...

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