Algonquin-LITH Fire Protection District
Station 1 Address: 1020 W Algonquin Rd, Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
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The fire protection district works in 24/48 shifts, meaning 24 hours on shift, 48 hours off shift.
Algonquin-LITH, alongside surrounding districts, utilizes a 3 digit numbering structure to define the units in the district including the district a unit belongs to, the type of unit, and the response zone the unit is usually assigned to. This common numbering structure is crucial for interoperability purposes. The response zones are defined by station number. The Algonquin-LITH units are defined below.
- 1st Number: Algonquin-LITH numbers begin with 1
- 2nd Number: An administrative vehicle is defined as 3 or 0, an ambulance is defined as 5, an engine is defined as 4, and an truck is defined as 8.
- 3rd Number: The response zone. 1-3 in Algonquin-LITH's case.
|Algonquin-LITH Unit Number||Unit Description|
|131||Alternate Battalion Chief|
|142||Area 2 Engine|
|143||Area 3 Engine|
|151||Area 1 Ambulance|
|152||Area 2 Ambulance|
|153||Area 3 Ambulance|
|181||Area 1 Truck|