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Manhattan Fire Protection District Responds to a Structure Fire on the 28700 Block of South Elevator Road in Manhattan

Public Education Coordinator Jackie O'Hara, July 19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, July 17, 2022


Manhattan, IL- Manhattan Fire Protection District (MFPD) responded to a fully involved detached outbuilding on the 28700 block of South Elevator Road and 12400 West Eagle Lake Rd at 2:57 PM. No injuries were reported.


Chief 81 was the first unit to arrive on the scene of the reported structure fire at 3:03 PM, followed by MFPD Rescue Engine 82. Upon ... (Full Story & Photos)

Firefighters from Frankfort Fire Protection District (left) and Manhattan Fire Protection District (right) on the scene of a structure fire on the 28700 block of South Elevator Road.
Firefighters from Frankfort Fire Protection District (left) and Manhattan Fire Protection District (right) on the scene of a structure fire on the 28700 block of South Elevator Road.


Invitation to Bid

Administrative Assistant Kim Ingram, June 16

STATION 81 WATER INTRUSION REMDIATION

The Manhattan Fire Protection District is seeking bids to remediate water intrusion at its fire station 81 located at 100 South Park Rd. Manhattan, Illinois 60442. Bid specifications and scope of work are available on request from the district. All documents can either be picked up at Station 81, 100 South Park Rd. Manhattan, IL or can be requested via email ... (Full Story)



The Manhattan Fire Protection District is accepting applications to establish an eligibility list for full-time Firefighter/Paramedics

Administrative Assistant Kim Ingram, May 31

The Manhattan Fire Protection District is accepting applications to establish an eligibility list for full-time Firefighter/Paramedics. On line applications will be available starting June 1, 2022 at 9:00 am. Applications will be provided by IO Solutions at https://iosolutions.com/product/manhattan-il-firefighter-application/

See below for more information. ... (Full Story)



No Caption Manhattan Fire Protection District Responds to Residential Structure Fire

Public Information Officer, February 17

Manhattan, IL - At approximately 8:21 AM, the Manhattan Fire Protection District (MFPD) was dispatched to a reported structure fire in the 13000 block of West Memorial Drive in Manhattan. The first units arrived on the scene within six minutes of the initial call for service.

Fire crews reported moderate smoke showing from a medium-sized two-story residential house under new construction. Firefighters ... (Full Story & Photos)


Manhattan Fire Protection District Responds to Residential Structure Fire

Public Education Coordinator Jackie O'Hara, January 25

(January 25, 2022) Manhattan, IL - At approximately 12:23 PM, the Manhattan Fire Protection District (MFPD) responded to a reported structure fire in a two-story residential building on South Cherry Hill Road in Manhattan. Fire crews who were dispatched to the scene arrived within five minutes of receiving the call for service.

When the crews arrived on the scene, heavy smoke was coming from the ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Update on dialogue with Peotone and Manhattan residents regarding a potential consolidation of the two fire protection districts

Fire Chief Steve Malone, October 08

Thank you to all who participated in our recent Coffee with the Chief events in Peotone and Manhattan. We held these events after both fire protection districts announced that they see clear financial and operational benefits by consolidating both districts.

In making this announcement, we intended to begin a dialogue with Peotone and Manhattan residents about how a consolidation of the two fire ... (Full Story & Photos)


It's Fire Prevention Week™and the Manhattan Fire Protection District reminds residents to “Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety™”

Public Education Coordinator Jackie O'Hara, October 05

The Manhattan Fire Protection District is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®)—the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Week for more than 90 years—to promote this year’s Fire Prevention WeekTM campaign, “Learn the Sounds of Fire safety.” This year’s campaign, October 3-9th, works to educate everyone about simple but important actions they can take to keep themselves and ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Administrative Assistant Kim Ingram, September 09

Manhattan FPD "Coffee with the Chief" event slated for next week. See attached notice for details.... (Full Story & Photos)


Peotone Fire Protection District and Manhattan Fire Protection District see value in consolidation

Administrative Assistant Kim Ingram, August 31

Today, the Peotone Fire Protection District, along with the Manhattan Fire Protection District, announced that it sees the financial and operational benefits that a consolidation of the two districts could deliver to both communities. Please follow the link below to a press release and additional information.

Peotone, IL -- The Peotone Fire Protection District today announced that it believes ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Manhattan FPD is Accepting Applications for Full-Time Firefighter/Paramedic

Administrative Assistant Kim Ingram, August 20

Manhattan FPD is accepting applications to establish an eligibility list for full-time Firefighter/Paramedics. ... (Full Story & Photos)


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