Fire Department

Mission and Purpose

  • To provide the best in fire protection for the City of East Orange, affording East Orange the best available insurance ratings.
  • To provide a fire prevention program that enforces the Uniform Fire Codes.
  • To be responsive to citizen concerns and complaints through community relations programs.
  • To efficiently use City resources.
  • To maintain a high level of professionalism and to deliver a consistent level of service to the citizens of East Orange.


  • Provide quality training opportunities.
  • Maintain current table of organization and request opportunity to review a plan for an increase in the future.
  • Provide the school system with a public education program.
  • Provide public education/code enforcement program for the East Orange Community.


  • The objective of the East Orange Fire Department is to provide fire protection and other related fire services for the citizens and employees of East Orange.