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Mission Statement 

The Minneapolis Fire Department is a customer service organization committed to providing professional emergency and non-emergency services to protect lives, property and the environment of our community and the region we serve.


Fire Department Leadership


Community Risk Reduction

Minneapolis CERT Program 

Community Outreach Programs 


Emergency Medical Service

Every year we respond to thousands of medical calls. Our firefighters and emergency medical response technicians carry life-saving equipment to we can perform many procedures such as providing an airway, starting an IV, control bleeding, deliver a baby or simply provide comfort to someone in need. We aid in getting the sick and injured to an appropriate medical facility.

Vulnerable Adult Reporting


Serving The Community - Enriching The City


February 2020

Celebrate the achievements of women with the Women of Minneapolis Employee Network (2/11)

Learn how to prevent repetitive-motion, lifting injuries at ergonomics training offered monthly in 2020 (2/11)

Ways to be active in the Public Service Building (2/11)

Try the YMCA for free March 9-16 (2/11)

Join the City and MBEN in celebrating Black History Month (2/11)

View results from the employee commute survey (2/11)

What to know about the coronavirus (2/11)

Work is happening to launch a pilot of the new website this spring (2/11)

Thank you for your service – January 2020 Service STAR honorees (2/11)

Barbara O’Brien named director of Property Services (2/10)

Minneapolis declares Snow Emergency (2/09)

CPC agenda 08-19-2019 (2/04)

January 2020

Join the City in celebrating Black History Month (1/31)

Resolution opposes implementation of “public charge” immigration rule, Resources available to help people learn if they may be affected (1/31)

Employee Commute Survey Analysis Report 2020 (1/31)

Watch for your 2019 W-2 (1/29)

City recognizes Data Privacy Day (1/28)

New census art at the 2020 Community Connections Conference (1/28)

WageTheftChart_1.27.20 (1/28)

Windows 7 software center (1/28)

Last updated Jul 17, 2019



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