Fire Commissioner Laura Kavanagh presides at FDNY Promotion Ceremony

    The FDNY held a promotion ceremony on Tuesday, May 28, 2024, promoting 63 members of the Department.

FDNY pays tribute to its members who made the Supreme Sacrifice at Memorial Day

    The FDNY gathered Friday, May 24, 2024, to remember the members of the Department who made the Supreme Sacrifice while serving in the U.S. Armed Forces.

FDNY reunites cardiac arrest patients and their rescuers at 28th-annual Second C

    In honor of National EMS Week, the FDNY held its 28th-annual Second Chance Ceremony on Thursday, May 23, 2024, reuniting eight cardiac arrest patients with the first responders and bystanders who helped save their lives.  

Commissioner Kavanagh  celebrates passage of lithium-ion battery regulation

    FDNY Commissioner Laura Kavanagh is celebrating the successful Congressional passage of lithium-ion battery regulation, achieved through collaborative advocacy efforts with local, state, and federal partners.

FDNY Commissioner Laura Kavanagh kicks off firefighter recruitment campaign

    Fire Commissioner Laura Kavanagh and other FDNY officials kicked off a new firefighter recruitment campaign on May 14, 2024, at FDNY Headquarters.


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

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