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Fire Department

Fire Dept.

Milford Fire and Rescue Department
Chief Chris Mattson  

For emergencies: Dial 911
Non-emergency line: 207-827-6164

Open burning permits-  Burn permits are available at the Fire Station at no cost.  Permits can be obtained from 7am-5pm, 7 days a week.  Questions? Call 827-6164. Permits are issued on Class 3 and 4 days only.  The Town of Milford is located in Weather Zone 4.  Click here for Maine Forest Fire Danger Map.

Fire and Rescue Apparatus


Engine 801-2009 E- One Typhoon Tradition Pumper. Feature-Waterous 1250 gpm pump, 1000 gallon water tank, 30 gallons Class A Foam Concentrate with Foam Pro system, Hydraulic extrication tools (Jaws of Life), AED and BLS EMS gear, 6 SCBA, Positive and Negative Pressure Fans, Generator and Lighting, 24' Extension Ladder, 14' Roof Ladder, 10' folding ladder, Bullard Thermal Imaging Camera, two cold water rescue suits with ropes, full complement of hand and power tools for structural and wildland firefighting.

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Engine/Tanker 802- 1999 International Metalfab. Feature-Hale 1250 Pump, 2500 gallon water tank, 30 gallons each of Class A and B Foam, Akron Eductor Foam System, 3000 gallon porta-tank, 10" Quick Dump Valve, IS G Thermal Imaging Camera, AED and BLS EMS gear, 28' Extension ladder, 14' roof ladder, 10' folding ladder, 6 S CBA, 4-gas meter, positive pressure fan, generator and lighting, full complement of tools for structural and wildland firefighting.

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Brush 806- 2011 Ford F550 4WD/Maxim Brush Truck. Features- Waterous 70 CFM Compressed Air Foam System, 300 Gallon Water Tank, 20 Gallons Class A Foam with Aquis Foam System, AED and BLS EMS gear and chainsaw. This truck can pump water only, water and foam mixture of water/foam/air mixture. Carries hand tools, portable pumps and hose packs for remote wildland firefighting. Hand tools and SCBA are carried for structural protection and remote vehicle fire assignments. This truck was purchased with 95% grant funds.

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Utility 807- 2004 Ford F150 4WD. AED and BLS EMS gear carried on this truck. This truck is used around town for inspection and fire prevention activites and to transport manpower and equipment to and from incidents. Our personnel also use this truck for travel to training and meetings. This truck was purchased used from Maine State Surplus.

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Rescue 808- 2005 Ford F350 4WD. Features- Full complement of ALS and BLS EMS gear including cardiac monitor/defibrillator and advanced airways and medications, cold water rescue suits, ropes and rigging for technical and confined space rescue, Stokes basket, 4-gas emter, 2 S CBA, handtools, chainsaw and generator.

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Boat-14' Aluminum boat with 15 HP Evinrude outboard


Snowmobile Rescue Unit- 1998 Skidoo Grand Touring Snowmobile and Rescue Toboggan carried on enclosed trailer. Trailer is tocked with cold weather gear (coats, boots, gloves, etc). Trailer is equipped with electric heather and lights and can be used as a command post.