Fire Department

MISSION

With unique skills and training, The Galesburg Fire Department proudly provides professional and compassionate emergency medical and fire suppression services to our citizens with quick thinking, intelligence and dependability.
 
 

FIRE DEPT CONTACT

 
EMERGENCY: 911
TDD: 911
Non-Emergency:  309/345-3756
F: 309/343-1340
 
Testing Fire Alarms? Call 309/342-8118 to notify dispatch. When your finished testing, please call dispacth back to notify them.
 
Need a Fire Report?  Please complete the FOIA Request form found on the City Clerk's page.
 
 
Fire Prevention
Fire Marshal Randy Hovind
 
Central Fire Station  
150 South Broad Street
P: 309/345-3756
 
Brooks Street Fire Station
1575 East Brooks Street
P: 309/345-3720
 
Fremont Fire Station
1455 West Fremont Street
P: 309/345-3730
 
Hawthorne Centre Regional Training Site
2233 Veterans Drive
P: 309/345-3791

 

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Chief Simkins
P: 309.345.3756

 

 

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News & Announcements

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10/10/2019 4:03:00 PM
Retirement Reception for Chief Thomas Simkins
Chief Simkins' retirement reception.
 
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10/2/2019 9:49:00 AM
Galesburg Fire Awarded Assistance to Firefighters Grant
The Galesburg Fire Department was recently approved for a 2018 Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) to purchase self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA)....
 
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9/20/2019 1:38:00 PM
Federal Assistance approved for Local Governments
Knox County local governments were approved for Federal Assistance. The Individual Assistance Aid is still being reviewed.​
 
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FEMA in Knox County
Preliminary Damage Assessments will be conducted by FEMA representatives.
 
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7/31/2019 2:00:00 PM
Dehumidifier Recalls
Throughout the US, malfunctioning dehumidifiers have sparked fires. Make sure your dehumidifier is not on the recall lists.​
 
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7/3/2019 3:06:00 PM
REMINDER on Kidde fire extinguisher recall 2017
Reminder from Kidde United Technologies about their fire extinguisher recall from 2017.
 
 
 
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