The district's first engine - The Fire Fighter Fire Truck Co., 1955 Ford.
The fire district's second engine - Alexis Fire Equipment, 1962 International.
The third engine - Howe Fire Equipment, 1964 International.
Equipped with an around the pump foam capability.
The district's fourth engine bought when the Hickory Point Mall opened.
Alexis Fire Equipment, 1979 International.
Rescue 7 - Alexis Fire Equipment, 1992 Ford
The fire distrist's fire aerial bought from Western Springs, Ill. fire department.
A 1977 102' American LaFrance.
The fire distrct's first squad, 433. A 1998 GMC Suburban.
2002 EVI Spartan
16" Non-Walk-In, Cummins 330 Turbo Engine, Modular body with nine compartments, Holmatro hydraulic extrication tools mounted in rear compartment, 8 KW Generator, top mounted compartments with haz mat equipment, EMS response equipment, Monitors, Struts, Cribbing, Opticom, and Roto Ray.
1996 KME Renegade
Cummins 300 HP engine, Hale 1500 gpm pump, 1000 gal. tank, 1000' 5" hose, Deck monitor, 6 KW generator, Front discharge, Opticom, and Roto Ray.
To join as a volunteer firefighter, you can pick up an application at the fire station between 9 and 4:30 p.m. on weekdays. Fourteen is the minimum age for a Cadet member and eighteen for volunteers. Consideration is given to those who live within the original fire district boundaries beginning at Pershing Road on the south.
The FOIA Officer is Chief Josh Trendler. FOIA and Insurance reports requests can be made to Hickory Point Fire Prot. District at P.O. Box 88, Forsyth, Illinois - 62535. Insurance requests have a fee of $2.00. Our non-emergency number is 1-217-8771398. The fax is1-217-8771308.