Mission Statement
Our Mission is to protect lives and property as well as improve the quality of life in the town of Ipswich through aggressive fire prevention and education, fire suppression, rescue, medical assistance and hazardous materials control.

  1. Open Burning/ Burn Permits

    Open burning will begin on January 15. Please keep in mind that weather conditions can change rapidly, making it unsafe to burn, permits can be rescinded (cancelled). The Ipswich Fire Department can now start issuing burning permits. Read on...
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