City of Meriden Fire Marshal 142 E Main St, Meriden, CT06450 Planning to open a daycare or shoot fireworks off on the Fourth of July? First, head to the Fire Marshal's office in the…More ground floor of City Hall to make sure you're up to code. Fire Marshal Steve Trella and his handful of staff provide the necessary inspections for everything from restaurants to rooming houses, and also license those who handle incendiary material. The staff also investigate fires and perform public fire-prevention and survival education.
Central Connecticut Fire Protection 1400 Old North Colony Rd, Meriden, CT06450 Central Connecticut Fire Protection installs fire sprinkler systems in businesses all over Connecticut. This contractor,…More in business since 1990, is responsible for many sprinkler systems in Meriden, including the Meriden Mall, the Meriden Town Hall, Planet Fitness, the Record Journal and many other companies and organizations.
City of Meriden Fire Department 561 Broad St, Meriden, CT06450 The City of Meriden Fire Department started out with a horse-drawn truck back in 1851 and has grown to a five-engine,…More one-truck fleet today. Run by Waterbury native Chief Jim Trainor, the department responds to fire and medical emergencies in the city. Its firefighters are active in the community, partnering with local and state organizations to provide fire prevention equipment and education to residents as well as participating in events like the Daffodil Festival, holiday bell ringing and clean-up days. The entity is also politically active, having supported two bills that successfully went through the state legislature since 2007: one that allows fire departments to give smoke alarms to residents without liability and another that forces manufacturers to sell only fire-safe cigarettes in Connecticut. The Fire Department has five stations spread throughout the city: Engine 1 at 168 Capitol Avenue; Engine 2 and Truck 1 at 61 Pratt Street; Engine 3 at 561 Broad Street; Engine Company 4 at 260 Sherman Avenue; and Engine Company 5 at 1075 East Main Street.