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Fire Prevention Bureau


75 Masonic Avenue

Office Hours

Mon thru Fri, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm


Tel: (203) 294-2766
Fax: (203) 294-2736

Interim Fire Marshal: Brian Schock

Deputy Fire Marshals:
Brian Schock
Shachar Baitch

Department Responsibilities

  1. Investigate the origin and cause of fires and explosions within the Town.
  2. Conduct inspections as governed by the Connecticut Fire Safety Code and Fire Prevention Code, and enforce hazardous materials notification laws:
  3. Issue permits for blasting agents and controlled open burning (Open Burning Ordinance).
  4. Approve permits for use of fireworks and special effects.
  5. Conduct building, site and protection systems plan reviews to determine compliance with codes, regulations and ordinances.
  6. Provide public education, juvenile fire setter and safety programs.
  7. Provide assistance to the general public whenever requested and applicable.

Fire Safety Information

Fire safety information is available at the National Fire Protection Association website.

For FREE smoke alarm installation, please call the Fire Prevention Bureau (203-294-2766) for more information.

Fire Safety Recalls:

Required Site Plan & Inspection Information for Fire Protection

Underground Storage Tank Removal