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For all emergencies, please dial 911.

The Harvey Fire Department's (HFD) core responsibilities are:

• To efficiently and effectively respond to fire and rescue incidents; be they man-made or naturally occurring
• To provide services that protect and preserve the life and property of the citizens and visitors of the community and surrounding areas

The HFD accomplishes these goals through:

• Public education
• Fire prevention
• Fire suppression and rescue services
• Acting in a courteous, dedicated and professional manner

The Harvey Fire Department consists of four fire stations at the following locations:

• Station #1 (includes administrative offices*)
15600 Center Ave.
708-331-7720

• Station #2
14651 Vincennes St.
708-333-3350

• Station #3
15248 Robey St.
708-331-3607

• Station #4
16800 Lathrop Ave.
708-596-4664

*Administrative office hours are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

The Harvey Fire Department consists of 45 employees in the following roles:

• 1 Fire Chief
• 1 Deputy Chief
• 3 Captains
• 9 Lieutenants
• 12 Engineers
• 18 Firefighters (full time)
• 1 Fire Prevention Secretary

The HFD provides the following services:

Fire Suppression/Fire Prevention Education
The department offers fire prevention education services for special events, such as safety fairs, health fairs, station tours, parades, presentations for schools, churches, or community organizations.

Inspectional Services
Home and business inspections are available, though limited to fire safety, such as escape plans, proper exits, certificate of occupancy, extinguishers and smoke detectors.

Bomb & Arson Unit
The department investigates fire cause and origin and deals with prosecutions of responsible parties.

Haz-Mat Team
This team provides assistance to the community in any incident relative to hazardous materials incidents, such as chemical spills and gas leaks.


Fire Reports
Business owners and residents with property affected by a fire can receive copies of the fire report from the HFD for a nominal fee. Please call Station #1 at 708-331-7720 for details.


Jason Bell

Fire Chief









Willie Buie

Deputy Chief








What’s Smoking at the Fire House 2012?

Project Install

The Harvey Fire Department wants every citizen of this community to have at least one working smoke alarm in their home. If you DO NOT have a working smoke alarm and are not able to afford one, the Fire Department will personally install one free of charge. For more information and to register to be a recipient or donor, please call 708.331.7720 and ask about “PROJECT INSTALL”. It could save a life!

Remembering When

The Harvey Fire Department has partnered with Catholic Charities and the National Fire Protection Agency to be a part of “Remembering When”, a community outreach program aimed at educating our senior citizens about fire safety and fall prevention. For more information or to participate in this program, call 708.331.7720 and ask about our “REMEMBERING WHEN” outreach program.

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Eric J. Kellogg
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