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red IFSA Spirit Night
Come out and support Illinois Fire Safety Alliance during Spirit Night on April 20th, 2016 from 5:00 -7:00PM.
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red Update from CPSC on Hover Boards
Consumer Product Safety Commission’s Safety Message on Self-Balancing Scooters
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red Go Mike Schofield & Broncos!
OFPD Acting Fire Chief and wife share how their son has made it to Super Bowl 50! Go Broncos!
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red Senior Holiday Luncheon
Thank you to all those who attended the 2015 Senior Holiday Luncheon in December.
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water IL American Water Grant
The OFPD was awarded an IL American Water grant to purchase a simulation for their command training cente.
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red Holiday Toy Drive
Thank you from the bottom of our hearts to those who participated in this year’s holiday toy drive.
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New Horizons Award New Horizons Award
On October 23rd Public Educator Betsy Dine was awarded the 2015 New Horizons Award from IFIA.
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red Keep the Wreath Red
The help keep the wreath red from December 1st, 2015 to January 4th, 2016.
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Life Safety Award Life Safety Award
On October 8th the OFPD was awarded a 2015 Illinois Fire Safety Alliance Life Safety Award.
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Power-LOAD Power-LOAD
The OFPD has implemented Power-LOAD, a relatively new technology to lessen the risk of injury to paramedics.
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Annual Open House Annual Open House
The Orland Fire Protection District hosted its Annual Open House on September 26th, 2015.
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Annual 9/11 Remembrance Memorial Annual 9/11 Remembrance Memorial
We remember our fallen brothers and sisters who heroically responded to call for duty 14 years ago today.
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August Years of Service August Years of Service
OFPD honored sworn personnel that reached milestone anniversaries with the District on August 25th.
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Summer Toy Drive Summer Toy Drive
The OFPD is teaming up with the Toy Box Connection to collect toys for St. Jude Children’s Hospital.
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2015 Kids Camp 2015 Kids Camp
The OFPD’s Kids Fire & Life Safety Camp was held July 13th through July 17th and was a huge hit.
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National Safe Digging Month National Safe Digging Month
April is National Safe Digging Month. Know what’s bellow. Call JULIE before you dig. Dial 811.
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2015 Ceremonies 2015 Ceremonies
The OFPD celebrated both promotions and retirements on January 29th, 2015.
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Active Shooter Training Active Shooter Training
Thanks to the public sector police officers and firefighters who attended the active shooter training course.
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Training Courses Training Courses
The OFPD would like to invite all local firefighters to enroll in our 2015 Training Courses.
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In Our Community Engage, Earn, & Save
The OFPD is now participating in Orland Park’s In Our Community Program. Join now to start earning your rewards.
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Smoke Alarms Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives
Please follow these tips to ensure that your smoke detectors are able to save yours in an emergency.
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Wesley Peak Fundraiser Wesley Peak Fundraiser
Many thanks to all who came out to the Peak Family Fundraiser at Firehouse Subs on November 6th.
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Recent Unit Awards & Commendations Awards & Commendations
During a recent Awards & Commendations Ceremony, Lt. Vassios and a number of units were recognized for their heroism.
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Jack Leddin Memorial Jack Leddin Memorial
The OFPD honors John Leddin (Board President from 1991-2004) with a Memorial Plaque in the Board Room.
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Wes Peak Remembrance Wes Peak Remembrance
The OFPD would love to take a moment to remember Firefighter / Paramedic Wesley Peak. It is with deep regret that the Orland Fire Protection District announces his passing at the age of 36. Wes was with the District for 7 years.
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BC Kay's Retirement Luncheon BC Kay’s Retirement Luncheon
Thank you to all who helped send off Battalion Chief Raymond Kay at his Retirement Luncheon.
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Heroin Awareness Meeting Heroin Awareness Meeting
The Orland Fire Protection District hosted a Heroin Awareness Community Meeting on July 15th, 2014. More than 100 parents and children were in attendance along with leaders in the Orland community.
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Pension Funding Pension Funding
Are you confused by your tax bill? The Orland Fire Protection District’s is offering some answers for some of the most frequently asked questions about our Pension Funding.
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Recent Awards & Commendations Recent Awards & Commendations
The Orland Fire Protection District is proud to announce Training Supervisor Lieutenant Dave Piper & Communications Supervisor William “Stuey” Neumann received top awards for 2013 in their fields of service.
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IL American Water Grant IL American Water Grant
The Orland Fire Protection District was granted through the Illinois American Water’s Firefighter Grant Program to purchase an engineer prop to assist in the training and education of apparatus operators.
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Welcome New Senior Advisory Council Welcome New Senior Advisory Council
The Orland Fire Protection District introduced the newly reorganized Senior Advisory Council (SAC), promising the new group will focus all its energies on the interests of the Fire District and needs of Fire District senior members.
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Final Firefighter Eligibility List Final Firefighter Eligibility List
After a lengthy and competitive process, the Orland Fire Protection District’s 2013 Final Eligibility List for Firefighters/Paramedics has been successfully approved by the Board of Fire Commissioners.
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Smoke Detector Donation Smoke Detector Donation
The OFPD received a donation of 200 smoke detectors and installation systems from McGreal Engineering to provide smoke detectors to senior citizens and handicapped individuals who reside within the district.
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Firehouse Subs Grant Firehouse Subs Grant
On May 28, 2013, the Board of Trustees of the Orland Fire Protection District unanimously approved a request to replace the existing public safety educational trailer.
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