Martin W. Dyer, Fire Chief
Due to the inclement weather, all municipal buildings will close to the general public at noon Tuesday, March 14.
Posted: Tuesday 03/14/23
In anticipation of a forecasted snowstorm beginning Monday night and lasting into Wednesday, a Declared Winter Parking Ban for Worcester will go into effect at 12 a.m. March 14 (midnight tonight).
Posted: Monday 03/13/23
In anticipation of a forecasted snowstorm beginning Friday night and lasting into Saturday, a Declared Winter Parking Ban for Worcester will go into effect at 12 a.m. March 4 (midnight tonight).
Posted: Friday 03/03/23
No. Fireworks are illegal in the City and in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Violators may be subject to fines, inspections and possible criminal complaints.
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.
141 Grove Street
Worcester, MA 01605
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
24 Hours X 7 Days