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Chief Howard Stephens




The Mokena Fire Protection District

The Mokena Fire District provides fire, EMS, specialty rescue and fire prevention services to an area approximately 12.5 square miles and 17,500 residents. The District is located approximately 30 miles southwest of Chicago in Will and Cook Counties. The Fire District covers a large portion of the Village of Mokena, small portions of the Village of Frankfort, Village of Orland Park, Village of Homer Glen and unincorporated areas of Frankfort Township.


Total Amount of Operating Budget 

For Fiscal Year 2019, the total amount appropriated to the Fire District for operations is $6,503,648.11


Number of Full-time Employees

Currently, the Fire District employees 34 full-time Firefighters.


The District has been awarded a Fire Rating of Class 1 by the Insurance Service Office (I.S.O.).  The classification rating scale ranges from 1 to 10 with 1 being the best and 10 needing the most improvement. This makes the MFPD one of three Illinois departments and one of 60 nationwide classified as ISO 1.  To learn more about ISO, click here: 

2017 Tax Levy, Assessed Valuation $632,239,269

2017 Tax Extension $6,380,455.90
2018-2019 Total Budget $8,639,015.26

2017 Tax Levy, Tax Rate $1.0095 per $100 of assessed value