Fire Prevention

The mission of the Fire Prevention Division is to help prevent the occurrence of fire, protect lives and to preserve property through:

  • Enforcement
  • Education
  • Permitting and inspections
  • Plans review

Enforces all requirements of MGL Chapter 148, CMR 527, all adopted city fire codes and ordinances and administers all Permits and Licenses along with the necessary inspections to issue the same.


Jeffrey Medeiros, Fire Education Specialist – E-mail:

Public safety awareness education in the identification and protection of common risks from fire and other potential hazards.

Permits and Inspections

Issues and inspects for many types of permits.

Plans Review

Inspector Jeff Medeiros, Plans and Review Specialist – E-mail:

Review and approval of all fire protection documents in addition to witnessing a satisfactory functional test of all fire protection systems prior to the issuance of a Certificate of Occupancy. Specialist reviews of all building and fire protection system plans for compliance to the Massachusetts Fire Code are also conducted.


Contact Us

T: 508-324-2740 | F: 508-672-5993