Taylor Kinney, Yuri Sardarov Taylor Kinney, Yuri Sardarov

When Chicago Fire returns for its second season next Tuesday (10/9c, NBC), Captain Boden (Eamonn Walker) has some startling news to share: Firehouse 51 is on the short list to get shut down by the state.

"To be certain that it doesn't happen here, we are going to tighten up," Boden tells the crew in this exclusive first look at the season premiere.

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But what exactly will the team have to do to stay open? Watch this exclusive sneak peek to find out:

Chicago Fire returns on Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 10/9c on NBC.