Michael J. Lavoie, Chief
Residents can learn about becoming a City of Worcester Firefighter at two open house sessions on January 22 and January 25.
Posted: Tuesday 01/21/20
The City of Worcester will host a ceremony recognizing the promotion of two members of the Worcester Fire Department on Dec. 17 at 5 p.m. in the Levi Lincoln Chamber of City Hall.
Posted: Thursday 12/12/19
A memorial honoring fallen Worcester firefighter Christopher Roy will be unveiled on Monday, December 9 at 6 p.m. at the Webster Square Fire Station.
Posted: Friday 12/06/19
WFD FF Katie Harrington discusses Hub-Cor ahead of #CRRS6. Hub-Cor is a CRR collaborative developed by FF Harrington to address the needs of underserved members of our community across 22 city departments....
Posted: Wednesday 01/22/20 5:18 PM
Interested in a career in public safety? Learn what it takes to become a firefighter & hear about the upcoming firefighter exam on March 21....
Posted: Wednesday 01/22/20 7:46 AM
Community Risk Reduction Week continues until 1-26-2020....
Posted: Tuesday 01/21/20 7:00 AM
The time is always right...
Posted: Monday 01/20/20 7:00 AM
Join us in kicking off Community Risk Reduction Week, 1/20-26, 2020....
Posted: Sunday 01/19/20 8:30 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 email@example.com.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.