Fire Department News & Announcements

Hanover Fire Upgrades to Handtevy Pediatric Emergency Standards

The Hanover Fire Department has concluded a project to upgrade their pediatric emergency medical response with the incorporation of the... more ››

Article 28 Ambulance Update

Article 28 of the 2019 Annual Town Meeting appropriated funds for the purchase of a new ambulance to replace our existing Ambulance 3.  ... more ››

Hanover Fireworks Site Glass Containers

At 4:17pm on Thursday, August 1, 2019, the Hanover Fire Department was notified that two glass containers, each containing an unknown... more ››

Fire and Burn Prevention and Education Program

The Hanover Fire Department, in conjunction with the Hanover Board of Health, is pleased to announce that the Massachusetts Department of... more ››

Chris Azizian, Hanover Fire Department 2019 Firefighter of the Year

Hanover Fire Department 2019 Firefighter of the Year

Congratulations to Firefighter/Paramedic, Chris Azizian, for receiving the Hanover Fire Department’s Firefighter of the Year Award.  Chris... more ››

Hydrant Bylaw FAQ

What is a privately owned fire hydrant?A privately owned fire hydrant is one that is within a private residential or commercial development... more ››

Press Release for Police Station Fire

At 2:52pm on Sunday, April 28, 2019, the Hanover Fire Department was dispatched to a report of smoke in the building at 129 Rockland Street... more ››

Press Release for Indian Head River Incident

At 7:24pm on Thursday, April 25, 2019 the Hanover Emergency Communications Center received a 911 phone call reporting an unknown type spill... more ››

2019 Open Burning Season

Permit RequiredA permit must be obtained from the fire department by calling each day that you wish to conduct open burning. Permits are... more ››