Chief: Michael McDonald

Captain/Shift Commander (Black Shift): Charles Rath

Captain/Shift Commander (Red Shift): Christopher Courtney

Captain/Shift Commander (Gold Shift): Arthur Adams


Serving Residents of the Following Communities:

PFPD Administration:

Michael McDonald

13010 South 104th Avenue

Palos Park, IL  60464

Non-Emergency:  (708)448-0363

Station #2

Station #1

8815 West 123rd Street

Palos Park, IL  60464

Non-Emergency:  (708)448-0369 FAX:  (708)448-0849

Serving Our Community with Pride


Two fully staffed Stations :
24 hours/day
10 Paramedic/Firefighters on duty : 
Between two stations/day
 Request for Service :
3103 for the year 2016
Number of residents PFPD serves :
Approx. 24,000 in Palos Township

PFPD Operational Information:

Palos Fire Protection District

Northern Boundary: The Cal-Sag Channel
Southern Boundary: 135th Street

Eastern Boundary: 76th Avenue

Western Boundary: Will-Cook Road

PFPD District Boundries:

Fax: ​708-448-0849


Station #2  24 hours/day

13010 S. 104th Avenue  Palos Park


2019 CPR Class Dates Now Available!

Palos Firefighters Training With Local Departments

-Residents of the Village of Palos Park, East of Will Cook Road 
-Residents of the City of Palos Heights West of 76th Avenue 
-Residents of the Village of Orland Park North of 135th Street 
-​Residents of Unincorporated Palos Township South of the Cal-Sag Channel

Station #1  24 hours/day

8815 W. 123rd Street  Palos Park


Palos Fire Protection District is currently hiring qualified

firefighter/paramedics. For more information - click here


It is the goal of the Palos FPD to provide our community with the best emergency services available today.  Currently, we are collaborating with neighboring departments to learn the newest and most effective ways to deliver Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) in the field.  To learn more about High-Performance CPR, CLICK HERE.