Cook County / Chicago

Subcategory: Chicago Fire Department / EMS

Unique DB ID: 67375

154.220 -  VHF Admin simplex and extra alarm / incident notification [call-out] (notifications from OEMC on all extra alarms, EMS plans and other major incidents)

Chicago Fire Department
Chicago is divided into 2 dispatch areas:  Main (North) and Englewood (South).  The south branch of the Chicago River / Sanitary Ship Canal (which runs just north of I-55 / Stevenson Expressway) is the dividing line.   North of the canal – Main, south of the canal - Englewood. 

Chicago OEMC Public Safety - 800 MHz P25
Project 25 Phase II
Chicago FD and EMS often uses talkgroups on this system when they are experiencing problems with their UHF dispatch system.

Subcategory Location Data

Latitude: 41.87774 Longitude: -87.76428 Range: 14.77 Type: Defined Coverage


FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
477.7875WQEW220 RM 293 NAC CFD Main N Fire: Main (North) P25 Fire Dispatch
478.2125WQEV648 RM 293 NAC CFD Engwd S Fire: Englewood (South) P25 Fire Dispatch
458.025KXM321 M 203.5 PL CFD Firegrnd Fireground FMN Fire-Tac
458.125KXM321 M 218.1 PL CFD Command Fire: Command FMN Fire-Tac
476.6875WQEV648 RM 293 NAC CFD Citywide Fire: City-Wide [Ch 6] P25 Fire-Tac
470.1625WPSG985 RM 97.4 PL ChiFire Tac Fire: Tac FMN Fire-Tac
480.6625WPGS985 M 85.4 PL Chi EMS Ops7 EMS: Operations 7 FMN EMS-Tac
476.2875WPSG985 M 69.3 PL Chi FD Ops8 Fire: Operations 8 / Helicopter EMS LZ Coordination FMN Fire-Tac
479.2875WPGS985 M 74.4 PL Chi FD Ops9 Fire: Operations 9 FMN Fire-Tac
477.6625WPSG985 M 79.7 PL Chi FD Ops10 Fire: Operations 10 FMN Fire-Tac
458.075KXM321 M 210.7 PL CFD Lakefrnt Fire: Lakefront FMN Fire-Tac
477.9875WQEV648 RM 293 NAC Chi JointOps Joint-Ops Channel (encryption capable) [Ch 12] P25 Multi-Tac
478.500WPSG985 M 103.5 PL ChiFD SpcEv1 Fire: Special Events 1 FMN Fire-Tac
481.500WPSG985 M 110.9 PL ChiFD SpcEv2 Fire: Special Events 2 FMN Fire-Tac
460.0625WPMG842 RM 203.5 PL CTA Fire Fire: CTA Fire FMN Fire-Tac
154.220KSC711 M 156.7 PL CFD VHFAdmin Fire: VHF Admin Simplex / Extra Alarm/Incident Notification [Call-out] FMN Fire-Talk
477.5125WQEW220 RM 293 NAC CFD EMS N EMS: Main (North) P25 EMS Dispatch
478.4625WQEW220 RM 293 NAC CFD EMS S EMS: Englewood (South) P25 EMS Dispatch
462.975KNFH932 RM 156.7 PL CFD EMS Cmnd EMS: Command FMN EMS-Tac
458.175KXM321 M 225.7 PL CFDEMS Admin EMS: Admin FMN EMS-Tac
464.175WQYZ322 RM 160 NAC Chgo 5-11 Club Chicago 5-11 Club: Operations P25 Fire-Talk
855.8625KDC618 RM CFD 800 Data Fire: Hard Data (CSQ) Telm Data