The Southborough Fire Department is managed by the town of Southborough in Massachusetts. The department offers rescue, emergency response and medical services for more than 10,000 residents 24 hours a day, seven days a week. It also manages a prevention and public education office that offers programs for children in kindergarten through first grade. The Southborough Fire Department handles cases related to trench rescue, structural collapse and open water emergencies. In addition, the department issues brush burning permits. It organizes a selection of educational programs and fire station tours for the public. The Southborough Fire Department provides safety tips and operates ambulances and pumpers.