News & Press Releases

Lake Zurich Rural Fire Protection District enacts temporary ban on open burning.

Resolution 2020-R-01


Congratulations to Deputy Chief John Kelly, Division Chief David Pilgard, Shift Commander/Captain Joe Christopherson and Lieutenant Benny Yee and their recent promotions!
(Pictured Left/Right: Chief Pilgard, Captain Christopherson, Chief Malcolm, Lieutenant Yee & Chief Kelly)

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

Contact Us

  1. John Malcolm

    John Malcolm

    Fire Chief
    Email John Malcolm
    Phone: 847-540-5070 ext. 1100

    John Kelly

    Deputy Chief of Administration
    Email John Kelly
    Phone: 847-540-5070 ext. 1107

    David Pilgard

    Deputy Chief of Operations
    Email David Pilgard
    Phone: 847-540-5070 ext. 1101

    Mickey Wenzel

    Division Chief – Training
    Email Mickey Wenzel
    Phone: 847-540-5070 ext. 1105

    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


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