Welcome to official website of the South Beloit Fire Department.
Located in one station on Gardner Street/Hwy 75, the South Beloit Fire Department is a municipal agency servicing 6.5 square miles and a population of approximately 8000 citizens of South Beloit Illinois. The community is a mix of residential, commercial and light & heavy industrial. The department presently holds an ISO rating of 5.
The number of residents, community size and alarms are increasing every year. The department responds to approximately 1100 calls per calendar year with 60% E.M.S. and 40% Fire and other responses.
The fire department currently has 4 full-time and 33 part-time members. The department operates one Command Vehicle, three Engines, one 77' Quint, one Engine/Squad, two Ambulances, two Rescue Boats, one Technical Rescue Trailer, and one Utility Vehicle.
The South Beloit Fire Department is a full service department providing fire protection/suppression, Emergency Medical Services, hazmat, water rescue and recover, and technical rescue responses. The department also has an aggressive Fire Prevention / Public Education Division.
The department is a member of 2 Tech Rescue Teams. MABAS Division 8 Tech Rescue and Stateline Tech Rescue with a response area of 5,000 square miles.
The department also operates a 24 hour local dispatch center with two full-time and 4 part-time dispatchers who are all trained in EMD. The local emergency number is 815-389-3401.
For information about any of our services or to become a paid on call member of the department, please call 815-389-3097.