Highland FD responds to 14 fires in 2017
The calls in Highland included 14 fires - seven structure fires, three vehicle fires and four other fires.
In all, the department saw $58,750 in fire loss - or about $4,196 per fire.
The department also received 24 false calls.
The calls resulted in one civilian fire-related injury.
The Highland Fire Department had an annual budget of $221,592 in 2017.
The Highland Park Firefighters Pension Fund, which has 50 active employees and 60 retired or inactive employees, was $2,286,850 in debt as of December 2016, according to the fund's mandated filings with the Illinois Department of Insurance. That amounts to $142,928 for every fire in 2016.