Emergency Incident Cost Recovery Fees

The Village of Skokie assesses Emergency Incident Cost Recovery Fees to recoup some expenses associated with providing high level services to meet all hazards and community needs. Each property owner or vehicle owner that receives any of the following emergency services from the Village shall be charged the corresponding recovery fee for such services.

See the Village of Skokie code section 46-36. Fire Department Service Fees, for more details.

Service Provided and Associated Fee as of August 1, 2021:
  • Motor Vehicle Accident (with fluids on the ground)  $576
  • Motor Vehicle Accident (with no fluids on the ground)  $506 
  • Vehicle Fire $704
  • Structure Fire $1,000 
  • Incident involving Hazardous Conditions $900
  • Incident involving Specialized Rescue $900