News about the Fire Department

Fire Sprinkler Systems for the Home


Using quick response sprinklers and approved piping, homes can be built or even remodeled to include low-cost automatic sprinkler systems connected to the domestic water supply.

Sprinkler systems offer advantages to the homebuilder:

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Family Protection Program: Home Escape Plan


Develop an escape plan for your home:

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Outdoor Warning Siren System

The Village of Gurnee has installed twelve outdoor warning sirens. These outdoor sirens are located throughout the Village and are capable of sounding both the siren and a voice message.


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Fire Department Monthly Report - November 2010

Read about the Fire Department's activities for the month of November.

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Fire Safety Coloring Book

Help your children learn about fire safety with the Fire Safety Educational Coloring Book (PDF, 358KB)!

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The Village of Gurnee has established an Emergency Management Agency to coordinate preparedness, relief, response, and recovery activities for all emergency or disaster situations within the Village. The program has an Emergency Management Agency Coordinator, appointed by the Village Administrator with the approval of the Mayor and Village Board, who meets the program standards and requirements as established by the Illinois Emergency Management Agency Act.

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