New Bedford Fire Department

Mission Statement

To protect and serve the citizens and visitors of the Maritime City of New Bedford through fire prevention, public education, and emergency response.

Vision Statement

To be a progressive, well-equipped, and well-trained department that provides the highest levels of service as a valued member of our community.

“Service Above Self”

Honor – Courage – Teamwork

Integrity – Respect

Directory

Office of the Fire Chief Scott Kruger. Office: 508- 991-6124
Fax: 508- 979-1697
Email: SKruger@newbedford-ma.gov
24 Hour contact number Office: 508- 991-6105
Fire Prevention Bureau Capt Kurt Houghton Office: 508- 991-6120
Fax: 508- 991-6121
Address:
850 Brock Ave.
New Bedford, MA 02744
Hours of operation:
Monday – Friday 8 AM – 5 PM
Training Division Office: 508- 991-6137
Fire Alarm Division Office: 508- 991-6105