On February 16, 2017 the First Fire Protection District of Antioch Township celebrated the consolidation of the Village and District Fire Departments at Antioch High School. Colors were proudly presented by the Departments Honor Guard. President Dean Pedersen of the First Fire District presided over the ceremony until the swearing in of Jon Cokefair as the new Fire Chief for the First Fire District. ... (Full Story & Photos)
The Antioch Fire Department is pleased to announce the newest addition to our fleet; a 2016 Rosenbauer MP3 Engine on a Freightliner M102 chassis; 750 gallon water tank, 30 gallon foam tank, basic extrication equipment and firefighting tools.
This vehicle was made possible through a State of Illinois Firetruck Loan program which the Department submitted an application in Fall of 2014 and thanks to ... (Full Story & Photos)
Antioch Fire/EMS crews spent the day learning to care for our K-9 Police Officers. Crews were taught to preform Advance Life Support measures including intubation, cardiac monitoring, and IV access. Crews continue to strive to give the best care possible to those who protect us.
A special thanks to CIRO for being a great patient.... (Full Story & Photos)
The weekend before Thanksgiving was a very busy one around the Antioch Fire House. Fire and EMS Personnel Participated in a variety of events.
Crews participated in a hands on respiratory lab. Crew were able to experience the respiratory tract including lungs, larynx, and heart of a pig allowing them to see the results and effects of their treatment.
Crews participated in the Vehicle Machinery Operators ... (Full Story & Photos)