Fire Prevention Bureau
North Maine Fire Protection District
9301 Potter Road
Des Plaines, Illinois 60016
(847) 297-5020 Telephone
(847) 297-2853 FAX
If you believe you have an emergency immediately call 911

Welcome to the North Maine Fire Protection District's Fire Prevention Page.

North Maine Fire Protection District’s (NMFPD) Fire Prevention Bureau strives to keep its community residents
safe from the perils of fire and any other events that pose a risk to their lives, their property, and the

The Fire Prevention Bureau is staffed part-time Monday through Friday with a Fire Marshal, Arnold Witzke, Fire
Inspectors Scott Peterson and Paul Harris

Please call the NMFPD Fire Prevention Bureau at 847-297-5020 with any fire and life safety questions that you
may have. If it is after hours you may be forwarded to a voice mail box and your call will be returned the next
business day.

Any inspection reports, inquiries, or requests should be sent to:

Fire Marshal Witzke can also be reached by email at
Fire Inspector Peterson can also be reached at
Fire Inspector Harris can also be reached at

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