Franklin Park FD responds to 29 fires in 2016
The calls in Franklin Park included 29 fires - 18 structure fires, four vehicle fires and seven other fires.
In all, the department saw $16,200 in fire loss - or about $559 per fire.
The department also received 303 false calls.
One fire service member was injured in non fire-related incidents.
The Franklin Park Firefighters' Pension Fund, which has 42 active employees and 52 retired or inactive employees, was $2,347,488 in debt as of April 2016, according to the fund's mandated filings with the Illinois Department of Insurance. That amounts to $80,948 for every fire in 2016.
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10001 Addison Street
Franklin Park, IL - 60131