Northwest Homer FPD responds to 60 fires in 2017
The calls in Northwest Homer included 60 fires - 37 structure fires, four vehicle fires and 19 other fires.
In all, the department saw $797,400 in fire loss - or about $13,290 per fire.
The department also received 209 false calls, including one malicious call and 208 other false calls.
The calls resulted in two civilian fire-related injuries.
The Northwest Homer Fire Protection District had an annual budget of $2,906,216 in 2017.
The Northwest Homer FPD Firefighters Pension Fund, which has 10 active employees and four retired or inactive employees, was $65,328 in debt as of May 2016, according to the fund's mandated filings with the Illinois Department of Insurance. That amounts to $1,485 for every fire in 2016.