Chicago Fire Department (Chicago, IL)


  • Name:Mary Baessler
  • Title:Registered Nurse

Organization Address

  • Organization Name:Chicago Fire Department
  • Address:121 N. LaSalle Street
    Chicago, IL 60602
    United States

Organization Phone

  • Main phone:312 745-2441
  • Main fax:312 745-2447

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User Phone

  • Direct phone:312 746-4634
  • Home phone:630 876-1651

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  • Mission:
  • To quickly and efficiently rescue persons trapped or injured by fire, accident, collapse or terrorist activity, while mitigating the circumstances surrounding the event. To provide comprehensive medical care to triage, stabalize and transport the injured. To educate the public on preparedness for all hazards, including fire, hazardous atmosphere and chemical incidents. To enforce the Chicago Fire Code to make business and residential quarters as safe as possible.

  • History:
  • The Chicago Fire Department began as a volunteer Fire Department. It is now the second largest in the nation. It covers 228 square miles with nearly 100 neighborhood firehouses. For medical response the fire department has a fleet of 60 advanced life support (ALS) ambulances and 15 basic ambulance units supplemented by Segway teams and ALS bicycle units.

  • Year established:1832
  • Endowment:Unknown


  • Executive / Trustee board size:58
  • Advisory board size:37
  • Staff size:5197

Board and Executive Names

  • Board Members / Trustees:
  • John W. Brooks / Fire Commissioner
    Eugene Ryan / Deputy Fire Chief
    Derrick F. Jackson / Deputy Fire Chief
    Leslie E. Noy / Deputy Fire Chief
    Larry Muse / Deputy Fire Chief
    Sean Flynn / First Deputy Fire Commissioner
    Mark Levison / Assistant Deputy Fire Commissioner
    William Boyle / District Chief

Staff Names

  • Key Staff:
  • Mark Linse / Deputy Chief Paramedic


  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:United States
  • Tax Determination Letter:Received Determination Letter
  • IRS Section:501(c)(3)
  • IRS Subsection:Operating
  • Tax ID:

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