Welcome to the Official Website for the Bourbonnais Fire Protection District
ISO Public Protection Classification
ISO Class 3 applies to properties within 5 road miles of a recognized fire station and within 1,000 feet of a fire hydrant or alternate water supply.
ISO Class 3Y applies to properties beyond 1,000 feet of a fire hydrant but within 5 road miles of a recognzied fire station.
The Bourbonnais Fire Protection District will provide professional customer-based service to the communities we serve through the preservation of life and property, and to ensure well-trained and dedicated staff.
Passing of Retired Kankakee FD Assistant Fire Chief William Chigaros
Member Ed St. Louis, April 11
Obituary for William “Bill” Chigaros
William "Bill" Chigaros passed peaceably on April 9, 2017. He was born in Chicago on August 12, 1937. Bill was preceded in death by his parents William and Marie Sullivan Chigaros, his beloved grandson David Miller and his most beloved wife Helen who passed on February 12, 2017.
He is survived by his daughters Donna (Bill) Adams and Katie Axe and grandchildren ... (Full Story)
Important message from KanComm regarding storm notifications
Member Ed St. Louis, March 16
We want to remind the public of a few points.
The first is that the tornado sirens are meant to warn those who are outdoors, and is NOT a reliable method for alerting those inside homes - especially tonight when storms may occur when a majority of people are asleep. The best way to remain alerted indoors is to have a weather radio!
The next is to remind everyone that 911 is meant to report immediate ... (Full Story)
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