News & Press Releases

Our Newest Members:
Firefighter/Paramedics Jonathan Corral & Matthew Sigler

Firefighter/Paramedics Jonathan Corral & Matthew Sigler took their oaths of office in front of family, friends and fellow firefighters at the Village Board meeting on February 5, 2018. Welcome to the Lake Zurich Fire Department!
Corral Oath of Office
Sigler Oath of Office


Congratulations to Lieutenant Pat Rainey

Pat Rainey was promoted to Lieutenant at the February 5, 2018 Village Board meeting. Congratulations Lieutenant Rainey!

Rainey Promotion

Congratulations to Lieutenant David Santoyo

David Santoyo was promoted to Lieutenant at the November 20, 2017 Village Board meeting. Congratulations Lieutenant Santoyo!

Santoyo

Welcome Firefighter/Paramedic Peter Penkava


Firefighter/Paramedic Peter Penkava took his oath of office in front of family, friends and fellow firefighters at the Village Board meeting on July 18, 2016. 
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Single Family Home Fire-1360 Louise Court-May 25, 2016


The Lake Zurich Fire Rescue Department responded to a residential structure fire at 1360 Louise Court in the Village of Lake Zurich. The first fire unit arrived at 21:34 and reported heavy smoke from the roof area of the residence. The fire appears to have originated in the attic space above the garage with smoke and fire damage occurring to the attic, roof and interior living area.

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Lake Zurich Fire Rescue Department Receives
Excellence in Pediatric Care Award


The Lake Zurich Fire Rescue Department was selected as the recipient of a special pediatric care Community Service Award for its contributions to childhood care. The Ron W. Lee, M.D. – Excellence in Pediatric Care Award was granted due to the above and beyond duties and critical decision making of the Department during a call involving an accident between a personal vehicle and a critical pediatric transport ambulance.

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Contact Us

  1. John Malcolm


    John Malcolm


    Fire Chief
    John.Malcolm@LakeZurich.org
    Phone: 847-540-5070 ext. 1100

    Rick Johnson


    Deputy Chief
    Rick.Johnson@LakeZurich.org
    Phone: 847-540-5070 ext. 1101

    Administrative Offices


    321 S. Buesching Road
    Lake Zurich, Illinois 60047

    Phone: 847-540-5070
    Fax: 847-438-2630
    Emergency: 911


    Fire Prevention Bureau


    1075 N. Old McHenry Rd.
    Lake Zurich, IL 60047

    Phone: 847-540-5073
    Fax: 847-550-1779

    Hours


    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.