The Bloomington Fire Department provides a variety of fire prevention, suppression and investigation services. It also offers code enforcement, technical rescue and emergency medical solutions. The department maintains a fleet of trucks, engines and commander cars. The Bloomington Fire Department additionally helps to minimize the impacts of medical emergencies and other natural disasters. It provides the Safe House program for children and adults suffering because of abuse at home and work. The department is governed by the City of Bloomington in Illinois. The city also operates engineering, human resources, police, water, public services, parks and recreation, and planning and zoning departments.