Author: Donald Kenton

2023 Municipal Firefighter Exam – Massachusetts Civil Service

2023 Municipal Firefighter Examination Please find the key dates and other information for the entry-level examination. The 2023 Municipal Firefighter Examination consists of two components, a written test and an entry-level physical ability test (ELPAT).   Key Dates for the Municipal Firefighter Examination Application Opening: July 1, 2023 Application Deadline: August 29, 2023* Notices to … Continued

Hydrant Shoveling

With the anticipated upcoming storms, a main concern of the Woburn Fire Department and the City of Woburn has been the challenge to keep the thousands of fire hydrants in the City cleared. Winter storms can often hide fire hydrants under a large mountain of snow making them impossible to find quickly. In the event … Continued

Open Burning Safety January 15 to May 1

To obtain a burn permit please contact the Woburn Fire Department – Non-Emergency Dispatch 781-932-4560. Open Burning Safety To burn materials in your yard, you need a permit from the local fire department. open burning brush pile in open field The Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) and your local fire department limit open burning for … Continued