James E. McDonald - Chief of Department  William Murray - Deputy Chief
Lynn Fire Department 
725 Western Avenue, Lynn, MA 01905
(781) 593-1234    Fax (781) 596-1480



Online Applications:  from Inspections to Permits

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Fire Pit Permits

Please note that the Lynn Fire Department does not issue fire permits for fire pits.


This Month's Survey Question ...

Does your family have a Fire Escape Plan?

Have you ever had a fire in your home that the Lynn Fire Department responded to?

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Report a Fire Hazard

Members of your Lynn Fire Department are pleased to assist in resolving hazardous conditions that are specifically in violation of the Fire Code. Please provide us with:

  • The exact street address or details to help us find the location.
  • A precise description of the suspected fire hazard and where it exists.
  • If known, the name and mailing address of the legal property owner.

Please fill out the form below.


Note you must fill out the form completely to properly submit your reported fire hazard.

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Your Full Name
Your Email Address
Street Address of the Potential Fire Hazard
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The information below is not required but if available will greatly assist the Lynn Fire Department in resolving the reported fire hazard.
Full Name of Legal Property Owner
Mailing Address of Legal Property Owner

Street Address

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2009 EMS Statistics
In 2009 there were 15,091 emergency 911 ambulance dispatches.    read more
Car Seat Program
Installed Monday through Friday  - 9 AM to 5 PM
Free CPR Courses
The EMS Division offers free CPR course for city of Lynn residents. read more