Mayor Adams Appoints Laura Kavanagh as Fire Commissioner
Learn More

    New York City Mayor Eric Adams today announced the appointment of, and swore in, Laura Kavanagh as commissioner of the New York City Fire Department (FDNY).

Kwame Cooper
Learn More

    CDIO Cooper holds a Doctorate Degree in Leadership & Organization Development – with an emphasis on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion – from Grand Canyon University where his dissertation focused on issues of firehouse climate and diversity.

Be FDNY Smart!
Learn More

    Learn tips on how to keep you and your family safe by being #FDNYSmart!


Commissioner's Message

It is my pleasure to welcome you to our website.

Every day the members of our Department bravely protect life and property in the world’s greatest city.

Our Department not only responds to emergencies, we help prevent them by getting out into the community and promoting our many educational programs.

Laura Kavanagh
Fire Commissioner

Twitter Feed

Programs & Initiatives


View All

Other NYC Programs & Initiatives