Special Operations

  1. Hazardous Materials

    The DeKalb Fire Department is specially trained to respond to hazardous materials (HazMat) incidents.

  2. Technical Rescue

    The DeKalb Fire Department has a team of firefighters that are specially trained to respond to rescue incidents that require a high level of skill and special equipment.

  3. Aircraft Rescue & Firefighting

    Members of the DeKalb Fire Department are training to operate on scenes of aircraft emergencies with our aircraft truck maintained at DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport

Contact Us

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    Eric Hicks
    Fire Chief

    DeKalb Fire Department

    700 Pine Street
    DeKalb, IL 60115