The Monroe Township Fire Protection District provides fire protection and emergency services for the town of Monroe Center, Ill. It offers burn permits and provides its employees with training related to fire management and emergency medical services. The department maintains a fleet of fire engines, brush trucks, tankers, ambulances, and rescue and utility vehicles. It employs several full-time and on-call firefighters. The department s fire prevention activities include public education, plans reviews and inspections. Its station has a gym and is located in Monroe Center, Ill.