Fire Department

Mission Statement

"The Pelham Fire Department is a full service organization dedicated to serving the needs of Pelham its visitors and our regional partners with a wide range of unique skills and experience in public safety. We will continually enhance ourselves by embracing education, training, self evaluation and community outreach."


The Pelham Fire Department operates 3 Engines, 1 Tanker, 2 Ambulances, 2 Brush units, and 2 Command Vehicles from a centrally located station.  Your fire department has 24 hours and 7 days a week coverage.  There are 4 shifts which consist of 1 Lieutenant and 3 Firefighters.  Each shift also has a Paramedic within those 4 members, a Paramedic can use more advanced life saving techniques then that of the EMT which may mean the difference between life and death.

If there is more than one emergency happening at once the call department is vital to ensure the safety of the citizens of the town of Pelham.  The call department as well has 2 AEMT's, 6 EMT's.  All other personnel have received some formal training in First Aid, and are available to help out on ambulance calls. The ambulance service is an emergency-only service and will transport to various local hospitals within New Hampshire and Massachusetts.

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2017  11 (As of 1/6/2017)
2016 1495
2015 1483
2014 1410
2013 1367
2012 1313
2011 1384
2010 1368
2009 1375
2008 1385


Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
James Midgley Fire Chief
Lisa Owens Office Manager
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