Newton Fire Department

Please shovel the hydrants in and around your home - help us keep you safe!

The residents near 81 West St. have adopted the hydrant near their home.  Every snow storm they clear the snow around the hydrant so it accessible in case of emergency.  Thank you girls!

Newton Fire Department
1164 Centre Street
Newton, MA 02459
(617) 796-2210

Non-emergency Dispatch (617) 796 - 2200

Fire Headquarters (617) 796-2210

Chief of Department – Bruce Proia
Executive Assistant to Chief of Department – Diane DiBona
Assistant Chief – Paul Chagnon
Communications Officer – Lt. Eric Fricke
Senior Payroll Executive– Karen Valente 

Fire Prevention (617) 796-2230

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 Keegan
Kevin Curry
Glenn Manning Sr.


Application for Fire Permit
Fire Permit Fees
Process for Submitting Commercial Plan Reviews
Fire Detail Request Form

Residents clear their hydrant on West St
Fire Hydrant Snow Removal
January 14, 2015 -  Residents having fire hydrants close to their home should remove the snow on and around it. This will make it easier to find the hydrants, which may save a life or your home.
New Fire Dept News Items
January 14, 2015 -  The Fire Dept proudly announces the release of our new News Module to broadcast information to the general public from our home page. Please return often for more details.