Michael J. Lavoie, Chief
Memorial services for active, retired and deceased members of the department will be held at the Firefighters’ Memorial Monument, Fire Headquarters 141 Grove Street.
Posted: Wednesday 09/26/18
The City of Worcester Fire Department will host Memorial Sunday on October 7 at 9 a.m. and a promotion ceremony on Tuesday, October 9.
Posted: Thursday 10/04/18
The Worcester Fire Department has been dispatched to Lawrence as part of the D7 Central MA Task Force following a series of gas explosions and fires in the Merrimack Valley.
Posted: Friday 09/14/18
The Worcester Fire Department will host a Media Day event for the 2018 Recruit Academy on Monday, June 11 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at department headquarters, 141 Grove Street.
Posted: Thursday 06/07/18
Come support the American Red Cross by donating blood during the 2nd annual Battle of the Badges Blood Drive at the DCU Center on August 2nd! We'll face off against the Worcester Police Department (Official). The agency that gets the most votes will receive $1,500 for the charity...
Posted: Monday 07/02/18 6:29 PM
Worcester Firefighters taking part in O2X Human Performance: Tactical Athlete Training & Education this week have gone through several exercises including yoga!
Posted: Friday 06/22/18 12:19 PM
Thanks to Melissa Hanson from MassLive.com Worcester for following our recruits through the academy.
Posted: Wednesday 06/20/18 5:24 PM
Group 4 tech rescue team trained on trench rescue this morning. https://t.co/g2YGCOAniH
RT @MAFireDistrict7: Tight space for the Tech Team to operate in today. Great job by all members for a safe, successful rescue. https://t.câ¦
Crew of Ladder 2 made a successful swan rescue at the Grove St. Spillover this afternoon https://t.co/DFTYjB3VCk
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.