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.
Situated on an island in the middle of East Main Street, Meriden's stately city hall is the hub of city services. It…More is also a center for Meriden history. Inside, well-known city residents like opera singer Rosa Ponselle are enshrined in a Hall of Fame and outside there is a plaque commemorating the time U.S. President Abraham Lincoln spoke on the steps of the original hall, which burned down in 1904.
The offices inside or under the City Hall umbrella include: Assessor - 203-630-4065; Building Division - 203-630-4091; City Clerk - 203-630-4030; City Manager - 203-630-4123; Community Development - 203-630-4105; Council Clerk - 203-630-4125; Corporation Council - 203-630-4045; Economic Development - 203-630-4151; Engineering - 203-630-4018; Finance - 203-630-4134 Fire Marshall - 203-630-4010; Highway/Garage - 203-630-4254 Maintenance - 203-630-4155; Management Information Systems - 203-630-4145; Mayor's Office - 203-630-4125; Personnel - 203-630-4037; Planning and Zoning - 203-630-4081; Public Works - 203-630-4254; Purchasing - 203-630-4115; Safety and Risk - 203-630-4041; Tax Office - 203-630-4053; Voter Registrars - 203-630-4075; Water Department - 203-630-4256 and Water Pollution Control Facility - 203-630-4261