Purpose: The purpose of fire protection district is to engage in the acquisition, establishment, maintenance and operation of fire stations, facilities, vehicles, apparatus and equipment for the prevention, control of fire, and the underwater recovery of drowning victims, provide as nearly adequate protection from fire for lives and property within the districts as possible and regulate the prevention and control of fire therein.

Authority: 70 ILCS 705

Contact: Chief Chris Locacius

Phone #: (815) 423-5224

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Email: admin@elwoodfpd.com

Composition: n/a

Meeting Date/Time: 3rd Thursday of every month at 9:00 am; Location: Elwood Fire Station 309 W Mississippi in Elwood

Compensation: Annual Minimum: $1,000

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Name  Term Ends  Position
Patricia Vinsel   5/3/27   Secretary
Allan Bertucci   5/4/26   President
Colleen Prieboy   5/5/25   Treasurer