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Posted on: September 25, 2017

Firefighters Respond To Fox Valley Ice Arena Fire

No one was injured after a fire damaged a refrigeration compressor on Sep. 24 at the Fox Valley Ice Arena, located at 1996 S. Kirk Road on Geneva’s east side.At about 6:26 am this morning, the Geneva Fire Department was dispatched to a commercia...

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Posted on: August 31, 2017

One Person Injured In Kansas Street House Fire

Geneva Fire Department

One person was injured after a house was damaged by a fire Aug. 30 at 220 Kansas St. on Geneva’s east side.The Geneva Fire Department was dispatched to the incident at about 8:03 p.m. after a neighbor spotted the fire and called 911. As engines ...

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Posted on: August 28, 2017

Company's Printing Job May Cause 'Natural Gas' Odor

Geneva Fire Department

Strathmore Company in Geneva has informed the City the business will be printing another propane safety pamphlet, which has generated a “natural gas-like” odor detectable in the community in the past.

In May, the Geneva Fire Department responded to several...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Fire Department To Perform Hydrant Flow Testing

The Geneva Fire Department, in cooperation with the City’s Public Works Department, will be conducting water flow tests on fire hydrants from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, Aug. 29 to 31. The operations will take place from the Fox R...

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Fire Damages Storage Barn In Geneva Township

A large storage barn was severely damaged by a fire Aug. 14 at 37W260 Kaneville Road in unincorporated Geneva Township near Geneva’s west side.

The Geneva Fire Department was dispatched at about 9:06 p.m. for a reported structu...

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Posted on: August 11, 2017

Detached Garage Severely Damaged By Fire

A detached garage was severely damaged by fire Aug. 10 at 1022 Geneva Drive on the City’s east side.

The Geneva Fire Department responded to the incident at about 6:16 p.m. for an initial report of an alley garage on fire.

Upon arrival, firefight...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

'Natural Gas' Odor Pinpointed To Commercial Printing Company Exhaust

The Geneva Fire Department has responded to several reports of a “natural gas-like” odor since May 23 on the City’s west side. Firefighters have determined the smell is emanating from normal exhaust at a Geneva commercial pr...

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Posted on: February 3, 2017

Construction Worker Dies At Geneva Commons

A construction worker died Feb. 3 while attempting to install a tower sign at Geneva Commons, 602 Commons Drive. The Geneva Fire Department responded at 11:48 a.m. for a reported rescue from the central bell tower at the open air shopping center located ...Read on... Fire News
Posted on: December 30, 2016

Vehicle Severely Damaged By Fire

A passenger vehicle was severely damaged by fire Dec.28 in the 600 block of North First Street. The Geneva Fire Department responded to the incident at approximately 9:17 a.m. for an initial report of boxes, and possibly a vehicle, on fire in the drivewa...Read on... Fire News