The Reading Fire Department  Operations Division is responsible for the preservation of life and property in the City of Reading and Village of Arlington Heights. The Fire Department responded to over 1900 calls for service in 2013. Currently, the Fire Department is an ISO class 2 department.

The primary services delivered by the operations division are…

  • Fire Suppression
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Hazardous Materials Response
  • Technical Rescue
  • Public Education
  • Fire Prevention
  • Fire and Arson Investigation
  • Community Service Activities