Author: Donald Kenton

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

‘Keep the Wreath Green’ Fire Safety Campaign

The Woburn Fire Department is joining other fire departments from around the country by participating in “Keep the Wreath Green,” a fire safety campaign which runs through December.  Fire danger can increase during the holidays with the increase of cold weather and the use of certain holiday decorations such as candles. The Woburn Fire Department … Continued