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Newton Fire Department

4th of July Safety Hydrant will be tested throughout the next few months.  If you see crews testing be sure to wait until they are finished before staring your laundry.

****Please report blocked or open to (617) 796-2200*** 
****For broken hydrants please call (617) 976-1000

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It's that time of year again! We would like to remind our residents Newton does not allow open burning. Open Burning: Answers to Your Burning Questions

Newton Fire Department
1164 Centre Street
Newton, Ma 02459

For general questions please feel free to email

Non-Emergency Dispatch (617) 796-2200

Head Quarters
(617) 796-2210 
Chief of Department – Bruce Proia
Executive Assistant to Chief of Department – Diane DiBona
Assistant Chief – Paul Chagnon (Acting AC Gino Lucchetti)
Public Information Liaison Officer – Lt. Eric Fricke 
Senior Payroll Executive– Karen Valente 

Fire Prevention
(617) 796-2230 (First Floor)
Deputy Chief Michael Castro
Managerial Executive of Fire Prevention– Cheryl Thompson
Captain Robert Binnall
Lieutenant Richard Geary
Lieutenant Robert Davis
Lieutenant Chris Markoski

Fire Alarm & Wires Division
(617) 796-2220
Superintendent Jeff Knight  
Ron Rousseau
Paul Keegan
Kevin Curry
Glenn Manning Sr.

Application for Fire Permit
Process for Submitting Commercial Plan Reviews
Fire Detail Request Form
Permit Fees
Business Emergency Contact Information Form

Hydrant location map is here
February 10, 2015 -  The hydrant location map is finally here!