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Safety in Places of Public Assembly

People entering any public assembly building need to be prepared in case of emergencies. Click here for details.

Cooking Safety

Fire Marshal Lee Westrom reminds everyone to observe safe cooking practices with this Cooking Safety Checklist. Read More

February Board Highlights

Two individuals were recognized during the February 21, 2018 Board of Trustees meeting.
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Fire Chief Ale and Chili Cook-Off

WFPD, Rock Bottom Warrenville, and Local 5036 have joined forces to raise funds for the 100 Club of DuPage. The 100 Club offers assistance to families of law enforcement and firefighting personnel who have been killed, injured, or otherwise stricken while residing in the county. Hope to see you at Rock Bottom Warrenville on March 6 for the Fire Chief Ale Tapping, and on March 27 for the Fire Chief Chili Cook-Off. For further information and Chili Cook-Off entry information, click here.

Upcoming Events

Take a CPR Class - 2018 Dates Now Available

The Warrenville Fire Protection District recognizes the importance of CPR, First Aid, and AED training. The instruction of non-Fire District personnel increases both awareness and readiness within the community and plays a vital role in the chain of survival for heart attack victims. Our CPR class schedule, fees, and registration information can be found by clicking here.

Did You Know?

OSFM Warns of Kidde Fire Extinguisher Recall

The Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM) warns residents of a Recall Notice for Kidde Fire Extinguishers made between 1973 and 2017. Click here for details.

Home Fire Dangers

Research shows that 30 years ago, you had about 17 minutes to escape a home fire. Today that time is only 3-4 minutes. Click here to view a recent video from the Today Show that illustrates why this is the case.

Opioid Overdose Intervention

Opioid overdose continues to be a major public health problem in the United States. It has contributed significantly to accidental deaths among those who use or misuse illicit and prescription opioids. In fact, U.S. overdose deaths involving prescription opioid analgesics increased to about 19,000 deaths in 2014, more than three times the number in 2001. According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) data, health care providers wrote 259 million prescriptions for painkillers in 2012, enough for every American adult to have a bottle of pills.
Where to go when help is needed:
DuPage Narcan Program Website
DuPage County Coalition Against Heroin Website