Department Posts

Lierman Avenue Closure Due to Urbana Fire Department Live Fire Training

October 22, 2013 - 8:00am to October 27, 2013 - 5:00pm

 The Urbana, Champaign, and MABAS 28 Fire Departments will be partipating in Live Fire Training exercises at the Urbana Townhome Complex located at the 900 block of Lierman Avenue in Urbana on the following dates:  October 22nd, 23rd, 24th, and the weekend of the 26th & 27th

Fire Prevention Week

October 11, 2013 - 1:00pm

The Urbana Fire Department will host Fire Prevention Week at Lincoln Square Village October 7-11, 2013.

During the day, Urbana school groups will Fire Safetylearn about fire safety and take part in several educational fire safety activities:

  • Don't play with matches or lighters
  • Stop, drop, and roll
  • Crawl low in smoke
  • Watch the famous UFD puppet show
  • Tour the New Fire Safety House
  • Use the inflatable slide

Family Night - Tuesday October 8, 5:30-7 p.m.

Head out to Family Night for free pizza and soft drinks for the first 500 participants. While there, meet Sparky the Fire Dog and Safety Pup and participate in many fire safety activities. Children ages 5-9 can color Sparky for a chance to win a new bicycle.