Engine Houses & Staffing

Belleville's four engine houses are staffed 24 hours a day/7 days a week. The Belleville Fire Department consists of 63 Career State Certified Firefighters. The structure of our Fire Department is as follows:

  • Fire Chief
  • Deputy Fire Chief
  • Assistant Fire Chief
  • 4 Battalion Chiefs
  • 16 Captains
  • 16 Engineers
  • 24 Firefighters
  • 2 Administrative Assistants

The department is divided into 4 battalions of 15 firefighters working a 24 hour on/72 hour off shift.
EMS service is provided by private ambulance companies with our assistance, as requested.

Engine House #1

In 1995, Engine House No.1 was relocated from
14 S. Jackson St. to its new location at
315 Carlyle Ave.
Belleville, IL 62220

 Engine House 1

Engine House #2

In 1985, Engine House No. 2 was relocated from
its former location at 30 N. 12th St. to its new location at 
2200 W. Washington St.
Belleville, IL 62220

 Engine House 2

Engine House #3

In 1932, a third engine house was opened in the
West End of Belleville at
6200 W. Main St.
Belleville, IL 62220

 Engine House 3

Engine House #4

Administrative Offices /
EOC (Emergency Operations Center)
In January of 2009, the Fire Administration Offices moved to a new complex with the addition of a 4th Engine House at
1125 S. Illinois St.
Belleville, IL 62220


Fire Administration Building

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