is to preserve life and property and promote public safety as an emergency response
The Goals of the Crete Township Fire Protection District are to:
Develop an organization to effectively administer and manage the resources of the
Develop a system for minimizing the impact of disasters and other emergencies on
life and property.
Provide an effective Emergency Medical Services System.
Provide an effective Fire Prevention and Public Safety System.
Provide effective training and programs to the citizens in the areas of public fire
To reinforce the love of country, good citizenship, civic virtue and
self-sacrifice, and to perpetuate the spirit, which from the early days has
actuated fireman in the rendition of service of the highest type in the
protection of life and property from fire without hope of fee or reward.
Provide fiscal responsibility in delivering services to the citizens.
THE FOCUS OF THE CRETE TOWNSHIP FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT…
The District will focus its efforts on responding rapidly to emergencies, providing
appropriate intervention and providing the community education in fire prevention
and basic emergency medical care.
THE CORE VALUES OF THE CRETE TOWNSHIP FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT…
We will deliver to our residents of the Crete Township Fire Protection District the
highest quality of service possible, driven by responsiveness, integrity and professionalism.
We will continually strive for quality improvement.
To Fire Department:
We will deliver to the Crete Township Fire Protection District our full commitment
and dedication. We will always look beyond the traditional scope of our individual
positions to promote teamwork and organizational effectiveness.
To Each Other:
We will deliver to each other a working environment characterized by trust and respect
for the individual, fostering open and honest communication at all levels.
We will deliver to ourselves personal and professional growth. We will seek new knowledge
and greater challenges, and strive to remain at the leading edge of our profession.