The Darien-Woodridge Fire Protection District serves all Woodridge residents living north of I-55 and east of I-355,…More except Country Club Estates.
Station #1 is the headquarters and training center for the Darien-Woodridge Fire Protection District. There are three stations that make up this district. The district protects a 12-square-mile area with a population of roughly 30,000 people. Its borders are Maple Avenue to the north, I-55 to the south, Cass Avenue to the east and I-355 to the west. The Fire District responds to around 2,500 calls a year. The district's Fire Prevention Bureau conducts more than 1,000 inspections and activities each year. Wayne Messenger is the fire chief.