Sherman Fire Protection District
Professionally Served By Volunteers
Department Mission Statement
Our mission is to provide services and programs to protect lives, property, and the environment. We will accomplish this by providing fire and life safety education, fire prevention programs to reduce injury and fires and emergency response to reduce losses in life and property.
Sherman Fire Protection District receives two grants
The Sherman Fire Protection District Trustees, Chief Masterhan, and the department members are pleased to announce the acquisition of new items from two different grants. The Sherman Fire Protection District were recently awarded two grants for new suction units and new hose. The new suction units came from the Illinois Department of Public Health. One unit was placed into service on Squad 1 and the other unit was placed into service on Engine 1. These will enable our department to provided the highest quality of medical care at the basic level. The total value of the new suctions is $3220.00 The second grant for hose which was awarded from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources will give the department extra hose to be utilized on all types of fires including wild land fires. The total value of the grant for the new hose to be purchased is $4110.95