<?xml:namespace prefix = dme />The Glen Ellyn Volunteer Fire Company was formed in 1907 as a non-profit corporation. We are a busy suburban department that provides firefighting, extrication, water rescue, initial Haz-Mat/TRS response, and EMS assistance to the Village of Glen Ellyn and surrounding unicorporated areas. We also provide mutual/auto aid to surrounding departments in DuPage County. Located 22 miles west of Chicago, we cover approximately 15 square miles and serve a population of about 35,000. We also provide protection for the College of DuPage campus. This campus has a current enrollment of approximately 83,000 credit and non-credit students.