Batavia Fire Department
The Batavia Fire Department provides fire, rescue and emergency medical services to the citizens of Batavia and the surrounding Batavia Township and Countryside Fire Protection District.
BFD is an ISO Class 2 fire department.
Station 1 (East) - 800 E Wilson Street
Station 2 (West) - 1400 Main Street
Non-Emergency Phone: (630) 454-2100
Fire Chief Randy Deicke: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deputy Chief Randy Banker: email@example.com
Battalion Chief Ed Jancauskas: firstname.lastname@example.org
Battalion Chief Jami White: email@example.com
Battalion Chief Shawn Stephens: firstname.lastname@example.org
Severe Weather Information:
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Fire Department History
The department consists of twenty-three full-time members, twelve full-time paramedics and 27 part-time members. The Department is called a combination department since it consists of full-time and part-time personnel. Our normal on-duty personnel consist of five on-duty personnel at the West Station and eight on-duty personnel at the East Station. We have an advanced life support ambulance in each fire station. Click for our current roster of Batavia Fire Department Personnel, and our fleet of state-of-the-art Fire Apparatus.
The East Station is also our headquarters where the Administrative offices are located. Our business telephone number is 630-454-2100. The emergency number is 911 which is answered by Tri-Com, a consolidated fire, ambulance and police dispatch center located in St. Charles for the cities of Batavia, Geneva, St. Charles and Elburn. In 2011 we responded to 1,321 fire related and 1,943 emergency medical incidents, for a total of 3,264 emergency response calls.
Our department is a full service department and provides the following services:
We have a tremendous state of the art fleet of apparatus and vehicles. Our personnel continue to participate in training exercises, drills and evolutions on a daily basis and attend educational classes, seminars and conferences to keep abreast of the many changes in the field of fire protection, rescue and emergency medical techniques.
For information on the contractual ambulance services that protect those within the Tri-City area, please click here. You will find a basic explanation of Tri-City Ambulance and its fee structure, as well as a copy of the information privacy (HIPAA) form.
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Applications for entrance to our Part-Time program can be obtained here.
Car Seat Checks
Parents and grandparents!
Have your children's car seats been checked by a certified technician? Click here for more information on the growing field of Child Passenger Safety. Schedule a car seat inspection with Batavia Fire to help safeguard your family.
Consumer Safety Recalls
Would you know about it if something in your house was a danger to your family? Click here for information on recalls of consumer products that may be in your home.
Premise Alert Program
Special needs individuals and their relatives or caregivers can provide advance notification to public safety agencies through this program. With this information available electronically, emergency personnel will be better prepared to accomodate special needs residents. Click here for more information.
Follow the link to sign up for emergency notifications via cell phone. There is even a handy app! Click here for more information.