Carbondale TWP FD responds to 12 fires in 2016
The calls in Carbondale included 12 fires - seven structure fires and five other fires.
In all, the department saw $59,000 in fire loss - or about $4,917 per fire.
The department also received three false calls.
The Carbondale Township Firefighters' Pension Fund, which has four active employees and retired or inactive employee, was $20,403 positive as of March 2016, according to the fund's mandated filings with the Illinois Department of Insurance. That amounts to $1,700 for every fire in 2016.