Fire Services


Learn Before you Burn

Connecticut traditionally experiences high forest fire danger in the Spring from mid-March through May. Before you burn, Click the link below for the daily Forest Fire Danger and Air Quality Reports for the state.

Most importantly, check with the Fire Marshall's Office and ask if a burn permit is required. 


Daily Forest Fire Danger Report

Daily Air Quality Index




Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Peter Schlink Fire Marshal 860-440-0544
Christopher Pafias Oswegatchie Fire Company 860-442-0666
Kathleen N. Peterson Community Safety Educator 860-444-5892
Linda Finnegan (Fire Serv.) Office Coordinator 860-440-0544
Nancy Natwick Clerk 860-440-0544
Todd Patton Goshen Fire Company 860-443-6260
Main Number Jordan Fire Company 860-443-6302
Michael Howley Director of Fire Services 860-440-0544
Stephen Dubicki Fire Inspector 860-440-0544
David Dow Quaker Hill Fire Company 860-447-3333
Christopher Bonanno Cohanzie Fire Company 860-442-0455

Board Members