Welcome to the W.C.F.P.D. Website

Here You will be able to find information about The Williamson County Fire Protection District. As you explore our website some of the info you will be able to find is:
  • Fire Call Statistics
  • Board Meeting agendas & meeting minutes.
  • Photos of district equipment & trainings.
  • Infomation on our college Firefighter program.
  • How to become a paid on call firefighter.

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Do you have what it takes to be a Paid On Call Firefighter with the County Fire Protection District?

If you meet the following requirements you might.

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • A Resident of Williamson County
  • Able to pass a criminal background check
  • Have a clean driving record
W.C.F.P.D. will provide you with required training, You will get a yearly stipend for your time and effort.

You can download an application HERE & Return it to the address listed at the top of it.

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About W.C.F.P.D.

The Williamson County Fire Protection District (W.C.F.P.D.) consists of 7 fire stations with  the headquarters located at 3232 South Park Avenue in Herrin, Illinois.

The district is managed by a full time paid Chief, 3 Career Firefighters and a Secretary.

The district has a wide variety of specialized equipment and well equipped trained paid-on-call members. The district is equipped for most emergencies that may arise with 8 engines, 7 tenders with 2,200 gallons of water each, 7 brush trucks, and 60 Paid On Call firefighters.

The W.C.F.P.D. is governed by a 5 member board of directors comprised of individuals from Williamson County.  Board meetings are held monthly and are open to residents of the county

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