Burn Permits:

Burning season will start January 15th and go to April 30th. Permits are available at station cost is $10.00 for the season.

Burning is allowed on days when air quality is good per the Mass DEP  Air Quality Forecast. In addition to fire hazard class determined by local District 6 Fire warden.


"Our mission is the protection of life and property through a combination of emergency response and loss prevention services."


The Littleton Fire Department is a combination department consisting of a full-time Chief, 1 full-time Deputy Chief, 10 full-time firefighter/EMTs, a part-time administrative assistant, 5 on-call officers, 23 on-call firefighters and/or EMTs. The department serves LittletonMassachusetts, a suburban community of about 9000 residents approximately 25 miles west of Boston and located along Interstate 495. The community's composition is making a transition from agricultural to primarily residential and business. Communities adjacent to the west are much more rural while those to the east and north are considered truly suburban.

The Littleton Fire Department responded to 1307 emergency service calls in 2012. The department currently operates three engine/rescue companies, a 110’ ladder company, a rescue company, two BLS-level ambulances (supplemental ALS-level medical care is provided by Emerson Hospital paramedics Pro-EMSWestford Fire,  or Ayer Fire Department), a mini attack/interface engine company, a hazardous materials spill containment trailer, and various other support vehicles. The department also offers marine and cold water/ice rescue capabilities.

Littleton Fire Department Section of the 2002 Master Plan

A copy of our medical data privacy policy as required by the HIPAA Act is now available. If you don't already have a PDF viewer, click on the Adobe icon in the navigation pane to the left to download a free one.

These pages are maintained by a committee consisting of department members and interested volunteers.


Contact Information

Contact: Scott Wodzinski Fire Chief, Littleton Fire

Department Address:
20 Foster Street
Littleton, MA 01460

Phone: 978-540-2302
Administrative Assistant 978-540-2360
Fire Prevention 978-540-2366
Fax: 978-952-2359

Hours: Daytime Staffing 
Hours: 6am to 6pm (every day) 
Administrative Hours: 9am to 5pm (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday)


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