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Our Mission

The mission of the Cambridge Fire Department is to protect the lives and property of the people of Cambridge from fires, natural and man-made disasters, and hazardous materials incidents; to save lives by providing emergency medical services; to prevent fires through prevention and education programs; to provide defense against terrorist attacks; and to provide a work environment that values cultural diversity and is free of harassment and discrimination.

Latest News

  • Sep 16

    Technical Rescue Structural Collapse Training

    During the week of September 13th, 2021 Cambridge Technical Rescue companies, along with our UASI (Urban Area Security Initiative) partners from area Metro fire departments, participated in a hands-on Structural Collapse exercise at the Moon Island Boston Fire Training Complex.

  • Sep 14

    New Ladder Trucks Delivered

    On August 29, 2021 the new Ladder 2 was delivered to Cambridge.

  • Sep 11

    9-11 Remembrance - 2021

    A 9-11 Remembrance ceremony was held at Fire Headquarters on the 20th anniversary of the attacks - Sept 11, 2021. The Remembrance was held simultaneously at all fire houses in the city.

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