Michael J. Lavoie, Chief
The City of Worcester will host a ceremony recognizing the promotion of three members of the Worcester Fire Department on Tuesday, June 18 at 5 p.m. in the Levi Lincoln Chamber of City Hall.
Posted: Thursday 06/13/19
The Worcester Fire Department will host a graduation ceremony for its 2019 Recruit Academy on Friday, June 14 at 4 p.m. at Worcester Technical High School.
Posted: Tuesday 06/04/19
The Worcester Fire Department will host a Media Day event for the 2019 Recruit Academy on Wednesday, June 5 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Posted: Wednesday 05/29/19
City beaches, spray parks and pool open for the season today, July 1! Please practice safe habits and use good judgement. Never swim alone and always pay attention to posted notices. For more info, visit: bit.ly/2XkkUvC
Posted: Monday 07/01/19 1:14 PM
Congratulations to District Chief Gary Arpin, Captain Christopher Kackley and Lieutenant Jackson Lowbridge on their promotions within the Worcester Fire Department.
Posted: Tuesday 06/18/19 5:39 PM
Today we salute 19 Worcester recruits and 4 Natick recruits who became Firefighters and join an elite group of men and women who have taken an incredible oath to serve and protect. Congratulations and welcome to the department.
Posted: Friday 06/14/19 4:58 PM
Thank you to POW WOW Worcester, Atlas Distributing and Worcester Massachusetts for recognizes and honoring the men and women of the Worcester Fire Department.
Posted: Friday 05/03/19 12:26 PM
Something in the works by POW WOW Worcester to be unveiled tomorrow ahead of International Firefighters Day.
Posted: Thursday 05/02/19 12:18 PM
8 residents displaced from this fire earlier this morning. No injuries reported. Great work by Group 1! https://t.co/53F3HWvxEK
RT @TweetWorcester: City beaches, spray parks and pool open for the season today! Please practice safe habits and use good judgement. Neverâ¦
Congratulations and welcome to the City of Worcester public safety family. https://t.co/qxEJR8fvpR
No. Open burning prohibitions are authorized by the Massachusetts Air Pollution Control Regulation. 310 CMR 7.07(3)(e) prohibits open burning completely in 22 urbanized municipalities, which includes the City of Worcester.
Please contact the Prevention Division by calling 508-799-1822 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
State law requires that residential buildings be equipped with approved smoke alarms and carbon monoxide alarms. To schedule an appointment and to ensure that the life safety devices are properly located, please contact the Fire Prevention Division at 508-799-1822 or send an email to: email@example.com. Also, please note that State Law requires that every building have its address number affixed to the building and is visible from the roadway.
There are many different permits for construction and demolition projects available through the Worcester Fire Prevention Office. Please see the attached flyer below for complete details.
All homes are required to have smoke detectors. In general, the requirements for smoke detectors vary depending on when the residence was constructed or underwent renovation, addition or modification.