Northlake FPD responds to 29 fires in 2017
The calls in Northlake included 29 fires - nine structure fires, 11 vehicle fires and nine other fires. The fire department also responded to one call for ruptures, explosions or overheating.
In all, the department saw $241,420 in fire loss - or about $8,325 per fire.
The department also received 210 false calls, including one malicious call and 209 other false calls.
One fire service member was injured in fire-related incidents.
The Northlake Fire Protection District had an annual budget of $4,675,052 in 2016.
The Northlake FPD Firefighters Pension Fund, which has 17 active employees and 16 retired or inactive employees, was $197,713 positive as of December 2016, according to the fund's mandated filings with the Illinois Department of Insurance. That amounts to $6,179 for every fire in 2016.