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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


July 2019

CPC CoW agenda 07-25-2019 (7/23)

Donate blood Aug. 12 for a chance to win dinner and theater tickets (7/23)

Welcome aboard - July 24, 2019 (7/23)

Nina Robertson named director of the Step Up Youth Employment Program (7/23)

Community meeting planned Aug. 7 on public art for Public Service Building (7/23)

Notice added to timesheet process in COMET (7/23)

Furniture Tour Survey and Focus Group Results Report - final (7/23)

Employees provide input on new building furniture (7/23)

See a sample of the new City website (7/23)

CPC actions 07-22-2019 (7/22)

Heritage Preservation Commission Actions Minutes 07-16-19 (7/19)

Open Streets Lake + Minnehaha returns Sunday, July 21 (7/19)

City leaders celebrate grand opening of revitalized Peavey Plaza (7/18)

Zoning Board of Adjustment Agenda 07-25-19 (7/18)

CPC agenda 07-22-19 (7/17)

City, Metro Transit partnering on three bus lane projects (7/16)

Planning a National Night Out gathering? (7/16)

Zoning Board of Adjustment Actions 07.11.19 (7/12)

Oral history project shares first-hand accounts of North Side residents (7/12)

Zoning Board of Adjustment Actions 06-27-19 (7/11)

Last updated Jul 17, 2019



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