Huntley Fire Protection District is governed by a five-member board elected by the voters as mandated by (70 ILCS 705/) Fire Protection District Act. The Board of Trustees oversees operations and appoints the fire chief. The fire chief designates such volunteers and career staff authorized by the Board as being essential to carry out the responsibilities of the Fire District.
Board of Commissioners
The Huntley Fire Protection District Board of Commissioners are appointed by the Board of Trustees. The three-member board participates in the hiring, promotional testing and termination of personnel.
Foreign Fire Insurance Board
The Illinois Foreign Fire Insurance Fund is distributed by the state of Illinois Muncipal League. The Municipal League collects insurance taxes from companies outside of the State of Illinois. Those funds are distributed to fire departments across the state to provide for the needs of the departments as the department sees fit to compensate for what is not provided by the municipality.