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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


April 2020

City’s new gap funding will help renters, small businesses and workers affected by the pandemic (4/03)

How to complete your timesheet for March 29 and later (4/03)

2020 collection of leaves and bundled brush begins week of April 6 (4/03)

City extends comment period for draft Minneapolis Transportation Action Plan (4/02)

A note about prioritizing self-care from City Coordinator Mark Ruff (4/01)

Financial wellness during emergencies (4/01)

Coronavirus disease 19: What City employees should know (4/01)

March 2020

Comment period for Neighborhoods 2020 program guidelines extended until July 15 (3/30)

New programs on Virgin Pulse to help you during this difficult time (3/30)

City Council approves modified council structure for COVID-19 pandemic (3/27)

Reassigned_timesheetgraphic (3/26)

COVIDevent_exempt (3/26)

COVIDevent_nonexempt (3/26)

How to complete your timesheet for March 15-28 (3/26)

Install the newest version of Microsoft Office before it automatically installs April 14-15 (3/25)

MicrosoftOfficeUpdate_April2020 (3/25)

10th Avenue Bridge closing to all traffic March 30 for repairs (3/24)

GreatSeal (3/24)

ThinkChair (3/24)

Task chairs selected for the Public Service Building (3/24)

Last updated Mar 11, 2020



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