Michael J. Lavoie, Chief
Calling hours will be held at Mercadante Funeral Home on Sunday, November 17 from 3-7 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Monday, November 18 at 11 a.m. at St. John’s Catholic Church.
Posted: Thursday 11/14/19
For those who would like to help honor the sacrifice Lt. Menard has made for others, donations are now being accepted through the Professional Fire Fighters of Massachusetts Foundation.
Posted: Thursday 11/14/19
Worcester Fire Chief Michael Lavoie announced this morning the Line of Duty Death of Worcester Fire Lieutenant Jason Menard. Lieutenant Menard, age 39, who was assigned to Ladder 5, Group 2 at the McKeon Road Fire Station.
Posted: Wednesday 11/13/19
For those who would like to help his family and honor the sacrifice Lt. Jason Menard has made for others, donations are now being accepted through the Professional Fire Fighters of Massachusetts Foundation. 100% of the donations collected will go directly to Jason's family....
Posted: Thursday 11/14/19 1:11 PM
The outpouring of support shown to the family of Lieutenant Jason Menard and the Worcester Fire Department today in the wake of his untimely passing has been nothing short of extraordinary. We have received inquires from around the Commonwealth and beyond about how to help and...
Posted: Wednesday 11/13/19 4:21 PM
It is with a very heavy heart that Chief Michael Lavoie, City Manager Edward M. Augustus, Jr. and Mayor Petty announce the devastating loss of Lt. Jason Menard, a member of the WFD since 2010 assigned to Ladder 5, Group 2 at McKeon Road Fire Station. Lt. Menard succumbed to his...
Posted: Wednesday 11/13/19 8:20 AM
Protect your family from carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning....
Posted: Tuesday 11/12/19 1:40 PM
To all those who have served, and those who continue to serve... Happy Veterans Day from Worcester FD!
Posted: Monday 11/11/19 7:00 AM
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.