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The Park Ridge Fire Department was established in 1893 with volunteer firefighters. Today, the Department provides fire suppression, emergency medical and other emergency services to approximately 37,775 residents within its jurisdiction, as well as to commercial, and residential occupancies over an area that exceeds seven square miles.
The Department is comprised of 48 full-time sworn firefighters. Daily minimum staffing levels require 12 department members to be on duty . The administrative staff consists of a Chief, Executive Officer and Captain (training officer).A Fire Lieutenant and a part-time inspector staff the Fire Prevention Bureau.
Fire Codes-What fire codes are enforced by the city?
Fire hazards-how can a concern about a potential fire hazard in a building in Park Ridge be shared?
Fire safety presentations-Is it possible to arrange for a firefighter to give a fire safety presentation to our group?
Leaf burning-Is it permissible to burn leaves or brush in my yard or at the curb?
Sprinklers-Are sprinklers required in all buildings?