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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.


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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


September 2019

Zoning Board of Adjustment Actions Minutes 09.12.19 (9/17)

City releases draft Vision Zero Action Plan focused on preventing traffic deaths, severe injuries on City streets (9/17)

Stephanie Johnson named director of Surface Water & Sewers (9/17)

Number of counseling sessions through the Employee Assistance Program increases to five (9/17)

¡Somos! emotional intelligence workshop for future and current leaders (9/17)

Register for Paths to Positivity now, start mapping out a happier, healthier life (9/17)

Tips from Desk Yogi: practicing self-care on your commute (9/17)

Windows 10 upgrade coming to remaining City computers (9/17)

Get a flu shot at work now through Nov. 7 (9/17)

Donate supplies to City employees deployed overseas (9/17)

Preliminary elevator lobby ceiling design for Public Service Building revealed (9/17)

Minneapolis selects CURA for final phase of Neighborhoods 2020 (9/16)

City Council approves renters’ protection ordinance (9/13)

Open Streets West Broadway takes place Saturday, Sept. 14 (9/13)

City hosting Welcoming Week celebration at Powderhorn Park Sept. 20 (9/12)

Heritage Preservation Commission Agenda 09.17.19 HPC (9/11)

Join the City in celebrating Latino Heritage Month (9/10)

CPC CoW agenda 09-16-2019 (9/09)

Open Streets University of Minnesota + Motley set for Sunday, Sept. 8 (9/06)

City, Metro Transit celebrating launch of Hennepin bus lanes (9/05)

Last updated Jul 17, 2019



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