The Chesterton Fire Department was established in April 1902 and provides full-time fire and emergency response from the station located at 702 Broadway.
The department currently has 15 full-time personnel that staff an engine 24/7/365, as well as a full time Fire Chief and Deputy Fire Chief.
The department also utilizes a staff of 15 volunteer personnel who respond to calls for assistance.
Services by the Fire Department include:
- Car Seat Inspection
- Fire Prevention (Schools / Open House)
- CPR to public and Schools
- Fire extinguisher training
- Business Inspections
- Station Tours to the public
- Smoke detector program