A new Executive Board was elected on Thursday September 26, 2013 for Massachusetts Fire District 7. Chief Stephen M. Coleman Jr. of the Auburn Fire Rescue Department was elected as the new Chairman. He will represent the interests of the twenty-six Cities and Towns that make up District 7 in Southern Worcester County. The twenty-six communities that make up District 7 are organized to provide rapid deployment of resources involving fires, rescues, hazardous material mitigation, technical rescue, water / ice rescue, wildfires, and other emergency situations that occur within the boundaries of the District, and other geographic areas as requested.