Danville Firefighters Local #429.
Danville Firefighters Local #429 raises funds each year to help our area residents in need. Groups that we have supported over the years include Aunt Martha's Health Care Network, Danville Areal Food Pantry, and the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Local 429 appreciates your continued support so that we can help those in need.
The IAFF has fought to save the lives of those with neuromuscular diseases since 1954. In addition to campaigns like Fill-the-Boot, thousands of fire fighters nationwide volunteer their personal time at MDA summer camps. Thank you to all who have supported the Danville Firefighters who have worked to Fill-the-Boot to help those affected with MDA live better lives. We appreciate your support.
It is the Mission Statement of the Danville Fire Department to protect the lives and property of our citizens by providing fire suppression, emergency medical services, and hazardous materials response. We prevent fires through fire safety education, code enforcement and fire investigation. We provide these services at the highest level feasible and we do so in a professional manner
2017 Poker Tournament
The Danville Local #429 Poker Tournament will be held on February 2017. Be sure to check back in January of 2017 for the details. Thank you to everyone who came out to the 2016 Poker Tournament to support Danville Firefighters Local #429!
Click HERE to read the Tournament Rules & Information.
Danville Firefighters Local #429
Welcome to the official website of the firefighters of Danville, IL. We are members of Local 429 of the International Association of Firefighters. We hope that the information you find here will raise your interest and answer some of your questions about Danville's Bravest: the men and women of the Danville Fire Department, and the work we do. The Danville Fire Department was established in 1858. In 1935, The Danville Fire Department was unionized by the International Association of Firefighters. The Danville Fire Department proudly protects 33,800 people living in an area of 16.8 square miles. We operate out of 4 stations that protect a primarily residential area. Our department is a public department whose members are on a paid status. All of our 51 firefighters and lieutenants are members of Local 429, International Association of Firefighters.
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2012- 39th Biennial AFFI Convention
IAFF General President Harold Schaitberger pictured with Danville Local 429 retired Hank Shouse / Retired AFFI Trustee.
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- To Register for the tournament, click here: 2014 Poker Registration
- Feb. 12, 2014-Firefighters pull three children from apartment.
- Feb.12, 2014-Council continues budget talks