Occupancies regulated by the Connecticut Fire Safety Code can be scheduled for inspection by contacting the Fire Marshal’s Office. Appointments can be scheduled within 10 to 14 days based on staffing and activity levels.
How far is the closest fire hydrant from my house?
Hydrant locations for those served by the Metropolitan District Commission can be found on the Town of Glastonbury’s GIS (Geographic Information System). Hydrant locations for those served by the Town of Manchester Water Department will soon be added to the Town’s GIS.
Where is the closest Fire Station to my house?
Glastonbury is served by 4 Fire Stations at the following locations: 1. 2825 Main Street; 2. 905 Main Street; 3. 1089 Chestnut Hill Road; and 4. 1253 Manchester Road. These locations are depicted on the Town’s GIS.
How much water is available on the Town’s tanker trucks?
Specific fire apparatus information is available from the Fire Chief’s Office at 652-7555.
How long does it take for the Town to review plans and construction documents?
The current plans review process is approximately 21 days.
How long does it take to get a copy of a fire report?
A basic incident report is usually available from the Fire Marshal’s Office within 10 to 14 days.
Can I get a copy of an underground tank report for an environmental site assessment?
Copies of reports can be obtained through the Fire Marshal’s Office for 50 cents per page.
How can I find out if there are fire code violations at a specific address/property?
Copies of reports and property inspections can be obtained from the Fire Marshal’s Office.
Can I get a burning permit?
Burning permits are only issued to commercial farms and residential property owners for the management of vegetation and disease control. Permits are limited to the time period from September 16 to June 14 and permit holders must adhere to strict criteria. In most circumstances brush disposal at the Town Bulky Waste Site is the preferred method of protecting our environment.
Further information can be obtained by contacting the Fire Marshal’s Office.
How can I get a fire truck to come to my child’s nursery school?
School administrators should contact the Fire Marshal’s Office for fire prevention tours which are normally conducted during the month of October.
How can I find out what the codes are for installing a wood stove in my house?
Permits for the installation and inspection of wood stoves can be obtained from the Town’s Building/Zoning Department. Adopted codes are available for review. The Town requires manufacturer’s installation instructions.
Is blasting regulated and how can I get more information about blasting in my neighborhood?
Rock blasting is regulated by Connecticut General Statutes with local blasting permits issued by the Fire Marshal. The Fire Marshal’s Office can provide information about active blasting projects.