Gloucester officials will host a live-streamed Sept. 11 Remembrance Ceremony this Friday to commemorate the 19th anniversary of the attacks. The ceremony will be streamed on Facebook Live here starting at 9:55 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 11. Though members of the public have been able to attend this event in the past, only on-duty personnel, […]
Chief Eric Smith and the Gloucester Fire Department would like to share the following cannabis fire safety information with residents in order to mitigate potential fire hazards relating to growing or processing marijuana in homes. In Massachusetts, it is legal to grow six plants per adult (over 21 years of age) for a maximum of […]
GLOUCESTER — Chief Eric Smith is pleased to announce that Gloucester Fire Department has been awarded an approximately $490,600 Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
GLOUCESTER — Chief Eric Smith reports that the Gloucester Fire Department extinguished a fire Friday evening that severely damaged one unit in a small apartment building. At 8:40 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 15, Gloucester firefighters responded to 6 Prospect Street and found a blaze in the first floor apartment of the 8-unit building. The working […]