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Monroe County (IL)



Suburban Journals Wed, 29 Sep 2010 02:02 AM PDT At the Monroe County Board of Commissioners meeting on Monday, Sept. 20, funding options were addressed for the Starcom 21 interoperable communications system that will be used by emergency-related responders throughout Monroe County. News Article

Monroe County Government

Monroe County Animal Control Serves: Waterloo (whole county?) Monroe-Randolph Bi-County Health Department

Monroe County Nursing Home - Oak Hill

EMS Agencies and Hospitals

Monroe County Ambulance Service Dispatched by Monroe County Sheriff's Dispatch (paged on alpha-numeric pagers) 901 Illinois Avenue, Ste C, Waterloo, IL 62298-1518, (618) 939-6175

  • Units: ALS 4E18, 4E19

MedStar Ambulance (of Sparta) Provides secondary Ambulance Service to Monroe County All information has been moved to EMS Agencies (Area Wide)

Municipalities and Districts


Maintains its own 911 center, which operates in conjunction with the Monroe County 911 service and serves as a backup for the county's 911 center. Columbia EMS A division of CPD. 3 ambulances in service manned by 3 person crew (at least 1 paramedic) Paged on 155.820 (Public Works), all other operations are on Police 159.210. There is discussion about getting off the repeated police channel and using public works. May go to 800mhz TRS in near future.

Columbia Volunteer Fire Company Serves: Northern Monroe County and Southern St. Clair County. Has nine pieces of modern fire fighting equipment, including a ladder truck and tank truck.


Hecker Volunteer Fire District

  • Serves parts of Monroe & St. Clair Counties.


Maeystown Fire Protection District

  • Serves Maeystown and the surrounding area.

Prairie Du Rocher

Prairie Du Rocher Fire Department

  • Serves Southern Monroe County including Renault and surrounding area; and parts of Randolph County.

Red Bud (Village)

Red Bed Fire Department

  • Serves: Southern and eastern parts of Monroe County; Northern and western parts of Randolph County. See Randolph County


  • Fire provided by Prairie Du Rocher (Randolph County)


Valmeyer Fire Protection District


The city provides it's own water, sewer, and gas services. We also have the capability of providing our own electricity. Waterloo has contracted with Reliable Sanitation to provide curbside trash pickup Waterloo Fire Department serves Central Monroe County and part of St. Clair County.

Codes and Unit Lists


Durham School Services

  • WQGQ609 - 461.4375 Repeater; 463.2875, 463.4875 Mobile (11K at Waterloo)

Valmeyer Community Unit School District 3

  • [ Website]

Waterloo Community Unit School District

Private/Parochial Schools

Gibault Catholic High School (Waterloo)

SS Peter and Paul Grade School

Codes, Unit Lists, Maps, Images and Pager Tones

Fire/EMS Pager Tones

Columbia Fire 154.19 1092.4 / 288.5 QCII
Waterloo Fire 154.19 2361.0 / 1180.0 GE
unknown EMS 154.19? long 1180.0 ? QCI


Monroe County Electric Cooperative

  • WPVL540 928.64375, 952.64375 - Multiple Address System (at Waterloo)

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