Fire Department

39 Ferry Street
Office Hours: 
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Fire Chief I want to welcome you to the official website of the Hudson Fire Department. Our site contains valuable information about our department, our community, and our members. I hope you will take the time to explore the different areas and links.

The Hudson Fire Department has the strength of 49 full-time, 2 part-time and 1 call member, whom serve a residential population of 24,682 residents, according to the 2015 Census estimate for Hudson, which is ranked ninth among New Hampshire's incorporated cities and towns. Our three (3) fire stations provide services to a geographical area of over 28.5 square miles of land area and 0.8 square miles of inland water area. That service area includes residential, commercial, and rural areas.

Our department provides the following services: Fire Suppression, Emergency Medical Services, Vehicle Rescue, Hazardous Materials Mitigation, Public Education, Commercial and Residential Inspections, First Aide and CPR Training, and Fire Extinguishment Training. A link to information specific to each division can be found throughout our webpage.

Hudson is a wonderful community in which to live. Our department maintains a strong partnership with the community we serve. We need your support and understanding of our operations. I hope that our website contributes to building an even better and stronger partnership between us. Please feel free to contact us at anytime.

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2017 Year in Review

2017 was a busy year for the Hudson Fire Department. Calls for service increased by 21% with the department responding to 4,532 calls during 2017. With that, motor vehicles accidents also saw an increase of 5% with 249 calls this year. Of those calls, 137 required transport of at least one person. There were 46 calls for fires including building fires, vehicle (passenger) fires, brush and rubbish with 1 arson fire. We responded to 3,127 Emergency Rescue / Medical calls.

Hudson FD & IAFF Safety Program

The Hudson Fire Department, Professional Firefighters of Hudson, and Dairy Queen have joined together to reward children they feel are "playing it safe".

Hudson firefighters will be watching to see who is playing it safe. If they spot you, they may give you a safety award which you can redeem at Dairy Queen in Hudson for a mini-Blizzard.

Kidde Recalls -- Fire Extinguishers, Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms, Dual Sensor Smoke Alarms


Kidde is recalling 37.8 million fire extinguishers with plastic handles due to a potential safety issue. According to the US Consumer Product Safety Commission, the fire extinguishers can become clogged or require excessive force to discharge and can fail to activate during a fire emergency. In addition, the nozzle can detach with enough force to pose an impact hazard.