Washington Park FD responds to 102 fires in 2016
The calls in Washington Park included 102 fires - 52 structure fires, 13 vehicle fires and 36 other fires. The fire department also responded to one call for ruptures, explosions or overheating.
In all, the department saw $77,000 in fire loss - or about $755 per fire.
The department also received 21 false calls.
The Washington Park Firefighters' Pension Fund, which has active employee and retired or inactive employee, was $50,398 in debt as of April 2016, according to the fund's mandated filings with the Illinois Department of Insurance. That amounts to $494 for every fire in 2016.
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Washington, IL - 61571-1249