The Waterbury Fire Department provides a number of services, including, but not limited to:

  • Building, site, and home inspections; code enforcement
  • Fire and emergency response (fires, alarms, odors, good intent calls)
  • Rescue response (motor vehicle, confined space, elevator entrapment, water emergencies)
  • Hazardous materials response (gas leaks, chemical emergencies, carbon monoxide, unknown odors, roadway incidents)
  • Service calls (EMS and police assists, smoke detector testing and replacement, Safe Place program, Muscular Dystrophy 'Fill the Boot' campaign, public education on fire prevention, community events)

Bureau of Administrative Services

Bureau of Emergency Services

Office of the Fire Marshal

Bureau of Instruction and Training

Bureau of Apparatus Maintenance and Service


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Contact Information

Fire Chief
Terrence Ballou

Chase Municipal Building
236 Grand St., 4th floor
Waterbury, CT 06702

Phone: (203) 597-3450
Emergency Calls: 911