NORWOOD — Chief George Morrice is pleased to announce that the Norwood Fire Department is one of nearly 300 fire departments across the state to have been awarded a grant as part of the Department of Fire Services Fiscal Year 2021 Firefighter Safety Equipment Grant Program.
Norwood Fire Awarded Over $7,000 to Support Student Awareness Fire Education Program and Senior SAFE Program
NORWOOD — Chief George Morrice is pleased to announce that the Norwood Fire Department has been awarded over $7,000 to support its Student Awareness of Fire Education (S.A.F.E.) and Senior SAFE Programs by the Massachusetts Department of Fire Services.
Norwood Fire Department Reminds Residents to Check Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms When Changing Their Clocks
NORWOOD — Chief George Morrice and the Norwood Fire Department wish to remind residents to test their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms and check the batteries in each when they move their clocks ahead to start daylight saving time Sunday.
NORWOOD — Chief George Morrice is pleased to announce that the Norwood Fire Department has received a new ambulance.
Open Burning Season Begins Jan. 15 — Chief George Morrice and the Norwood Fire Department wish to remind residents that the state open burning season will begin on Friday, Jan. 15, and a burn permit is required to be in compliance with Massachusetts law.
Town of Norwood Closes Portion of Norwood Commerce Center After Dozens of Code, Life Safety Violations Found
NORWOOD — Fire Chief George Morrice, Building Commissioner Matthew Walsh and General Manager Tony Mazzucco report that the main building of the Norwood Commerce Center has been ordered closed after fire department investigators discovered dozens of code and life safety violations after responding to a fire at the former mill on Tuesday.
NORWOOD — Chief George Morrice and the Norwood Fire Department encourage residents to test their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms when setting their clocks back for daylight saving time.
NORWOOD — As part of National Fire Prevention Week, Chief George Morrice and the Norwood Fire Department would like to provide cooking safety tips and are also encouraging everyone to create a home escape plan in the event of a fire.
Norwood Hospital Temporarily Closed. Town of Norwood officials would like to provide an update on the status of Norwood Hospital and remind area residents that if they are in medical distress they must call 911 or visit an Emergency Room at an alternate hospital in the region due to the temporary closure of the Norwood Hospital Emergency Room.
NORWOOD — Fire Chief George Morrice and Norwood General Manager Tony Mazzucco are pleased to announce the promotion of a 15-year veteran of the Norwood Fire Department.