The Dwight Fire Department, governed by the village of Dwight in Illinois, offers fire prevention, suppressions and rescue services. Established in 1875, the department offers training courses for high school graduates. It provides a selection of injury prevention and emergency response solutions. The Dwight Fire Department maintains a fleet of pumping apparatus and hook and ladder wagons. The department protects an area of more than 100 square miles. In addition, it responds to neighboring departments for mutual and automatic assistance. The Dwight Fire Department responds to over 180 calls per year. The department s fire prevention bureau is responsible for public education and community relations.