Fire Department

Fire Chief Jason Garver would like to announce that the Casey Fire Department has been awarded an $18,000 grant from the Illinois Small Equipment Grant Fund to purchase fire safety equipment including SCBA bottles and helmets! Special thanks to firemen Jesse Dennis and Jason Wimbley for their hard work on this grant.

Fireman Jesse in Firetruck

The City of Casey's Volunteer Fire Department, led by Fire Chief Jason Garver, has over twenty active volunteer firefighters that serve the immediate Casey area. 

The mission of the Casey Fire Department is to serve the community when fire and rescue services are needed, as well as to assist area departments when needed. 

The department is equipped with 6 fire trucks and a rescue trailer. 

They hold monthly in-house trainings to keep skills updated to better serve the community of Casey.

Casey Fire Truck at the 4th of July Parade, 2010

 

The Casey Fire Department brought a full complement of proudly shining fire trucks to the 2010 4th of July Parade.

 

 

 

Billy & Jason Garver

 

 

Fire Chief Jason Garver and Former Chief Billy Garver at the Casey Fire Deparment Chili Supper, April 10, 2010.

 

  

Photo courtesy of The Casey Reporter

JT & Kenny at the Chili Supper

 

Firemen JT Simonton and Kenny Shobe hard at work at the 2010 Fire Department Chili Supper.

 

Photo courtesy of The Casey Reporter

 

 

 

For information on fire safety and protecting your family, please explore the following links:

Smoke Alarms - What you need to know

 

Fireplaces & Home Fire Safety

 

Home Heating Fire Safety

 

CO Detector

CO SignExposing an Invisible Killer: The Dangers of Carbon Monoxide      
Carbon Monoxide Safety - What You Need To Know