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U.S. Fire Administration
"Working for a fire-safe America"
Focus on Fire Safety - Summer fire and life safety
Information provided by Fire Dept. 6/2/21
To help increase awareness about outdoor fires an severe storms, and to communicate safety messages for:
Grills and firepits
♦  Firewoks
♦  Boats and pools

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     FEMA BULLETIN - Week of June 1, 2021

Information provided by Fire Dept. 6/3/21

FEMA updates on the following information being provided to all residents:
  • Prepare Now for Hurricane Season
  • Disney Institute Joins FEMA on COVID-19 Response
  • FEMA Updates the Individual Assistance Program and Policy Guide
  • FEMA Posts How to Amend a Non-Disaster Grant Video
  • Webinar: FEMA's New Disaster Recovery Grant Policy for Code Enforcement and Administration
  • Upcoming Deadlines and Reminders 
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Office of the State Fire Marshal
Keep your family safe from household chemicals.  Chemicals you use in your home can be dangerous to your health and the environment.  To keep your family safe, follow the safety tips when you use, store or throw them out.  "Click" on 2021 Spring Cleaning Safety for instructions concerning the safety tips.

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U.S. Department of Commerce

Predicts another active Atlantic Hurricane Season
Information provided by the Fire Department 6/7/21
NOAA's Climate Prediction Center is predicting another above-normal Atlantic hurricane season.  Forecasters predict a 60% chance of an above-normal season, a 30% chance of a near-normal season.  

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Information provided May 4, 2021
Cook County Health
1000 Wolf Rd. Northlake, IL  60164
FRIDAY, APRIL 30 - JUNE 12, 2021 
Monday - Saturday 8:30am - 5:00pm
NOTE:  For people who live/work in Norridge, Harwood Heights, Melrose Park, Maywood, Bellwood, Stone Park, Berkeley, Northlake, and Franklin Park

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FREE regardless of insurance or immigration status,



The Role of the Maywood Fire ChiefFire Chief Craig A. Bronaugh

The Maywood Fire Department Chief provides direction for all firefighting and fire-prevention activities in the Village of Maywood as well as Department responses to a broad range of emergency situations.

The Maywood Fire Department enjoys a long and distinguished tradition of service to the community. In recent years, the Department has become a vital participant in a Mutual Aid Response system, which facilitates coordinated coverage and responses to emergency situations by Fire Departments throughout Chicago's western suburbs.

The Department is currently guided by the leadership of Fire Chief Craig Bronaugh.

printer-friendly Fire Station 1 Existing Facility Study

Sworn Personnel

1 Chief
6 Officers (3 Captains, 3 Lieutenants)
33 Firefighters
40 Total Sworn Personnel

Civilian Personnel

1 Fire Inspector
1 Administrative Assistant
2 Total Civilian Personnel

Emergency Vehicles (See Newly Acquired Fire Dept. Ambulance)

3 Engines (2 Front Line Engines, 1 Reserve Engine)
1 Ladder Truck
3 Ambulances (2 Front Line and 1 Reserve)
1 Station Vehicle
1 Rescue Squad
1 Chief Car
1 Fire Inspector Car
11 Total Vehciles

Station Facilities

The Maywood Fire Department operates out of two locations. Station 1 is located at 700 St. Charles Road and Station 2 is located at 1220 South 17th Avenue.

Station 1 is the main firehouse containing the department administrative offices, fire prevention and education, fire inspection and training. The station is staffed with the shift commander and a minimum of four firefighters twenty-four hours a day. The department's administrative office is located at Station 1 and operates on an eight hour business day. Below is a list of the vehicles housed at Station 1.

1 Front Line Engine 507
1 Front Line Ladder Truck 502
1 Rescue Squad 525
1 Back Up Ambulance 508
1 Reserve Ambulance 501
1 Station Car 509
1 Division 20 Arson Van FI1
7 Total Vehicles  

Station 2 is staffed with one lieutenant/acting lieutenant and three firefighters. The chart below shows the number of vehicles housed at Station 2.

Vehicles Housed at Station 2

1 Front Line Engine 506
1 Reserve Engine 505
1 Front Line Ambulance 500
3 Total Vehicles  

Maps of Maywood Fire Stations

Maywood Fire Station No. 1
700 St. Charles Road
Maywood, IL 60153
Phone: 708-681-8860
Maywod Fire Station #1
Maywood Fire Station No. 2
1220 S. 17th Avenue
Maywood, IL 60153
Phone: 708-450-7405
Maywood Fire Station #2

Contact Information

Main Number 708-450-7400
Fax 708-681-8840
South End 708-343-7780
Fire Chief  - Craig Bronaugh 708-681-8860
Fire Inspector (Otis Brown) 708-681-8861
Clerk (T. Logan) 708-681-8860
Non-Emergency 708-343-5595
Fire Station #1 North End
7th & St. Charles Road
Fire Station #2 South End
17th Avenue


Newly Acquired Fire Department Ambulance
Fire Chief, Craig Bronaugh

Cook County Multi-Jurisdictional All Hazards Mitigation Plan
Maywood Fire Department
How Do Natural Disasters Affect You

Fire Department - Fire Hydrants

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Fire Hydrant Testing Notification
Any questions regarding the Fire Department's Flow Testing of Fire Hydrants can be directed to Maywood Fire Department Fire Station No. 1 at (708) 343-5595.



Extreme heat often results in the highest number of annual deaths among all weather-related hazards. In extreme heat, evaporation is slowed and the body must work extra hard to maintain a normal temperature. This can lead to death by overworking the human body.

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