Fire Department

  1. Fire Prevention Office Resuming Smoke Detector Inspections

    Effective June 1, 2020, the Chelmsford Fire Prevention Office has resumed performing inspections for smoke detector and carbon monoxide detector placement for the sale of a home provided certain safety guidelines are adhered to by applicants. Read on...
  2. Open Burning Season Has Ended

    Open burning season runs annually from January 15 to April 30 Read on...
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Effective June 1, 2020, the Chelmsford Fire Prevention Office has resumed performing inspections for smoke detector and carbon monoxide detector placement for the sale of a home.

  1. Updated COVID-19 Information

    Current information from the Chelmsford Board of Health Regarding the COVID-19 Crisis. Read On...
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Responsibilities



The Chelmsford Fire Department furnishes the citizens of Chelmsford with a comprehensive and responsible delivery system of fire protection, fire suppression, rescue, and emergency medical services in order to provide life safety and the protection of property.

The Fire Department is responsible for:
  • Fire prevention / education
  • Fire suppression
  • Hazardous material emergency response
  • Emergency medical services
In addition, together with other Town departments, the Chelmsford Fire Department is also responsible for emergency preparedness and disaster mitigation. The Fire Department along with the Chelmsford Police Department is responsible for the E-9-1-1 Emergency Dispatch Center.
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