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Fire Marshal

Some of the duties of the Office of the Fire Marshal: 

  • Code compliance inspections in accordance with CT General Statutes Chapter 541 Section 29-305
  • Site visits during construction
  • Investigations of all fires that occur within the Town of CantonPlan review for new construction as well as renovations or modifications within existing structures
  • Hazardous materials inspections, including transport vehicles registered in the Town of Canton
  • Public fire education
  • Continuing education: The Fire Marshal and Deputy Fire Marshal are required to take a minimum of 90 hours of continuing education every 3 years

Permits

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Burning Permits are required before any outdoor burning can occur. The fee for one day Burning Permits is $25.

Plan Reviews are required for any new construction, alteration of an existing building or change of use of a building, other than a one or two family home, to check for compliance with the Connecticut Fire Safety Code. 

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Contact Us


Timothy Tharau
Fire Marshal
Phone: (860) 693-7857  Phone: (860) 693-7857  
Fax: (860) 693-7884  Fax: (860) 693-7884  
Email

Scott Goeben
Deputy Fire Marshal
Phone: (860) 693-7857  Phone: (860) 693-7857  
Fax: (860) 693-7884 Fax: (860) 693-7884 

Ryan Kerr
Deputy Fire Marshal
Phone: (860) 693-7857  Phone: (860) 693-7857  
Fax: (860) 693-7884Fax: (860) 693-7884

Stephen  Goeben
Deputy Fire Marshal
Phone: (860) 693-7857  Phone: (860) 693-7857  
Fax: (860) 693-7884Fax: (860) 693-7884

Office Hours:
Monday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Mailing Address: Canton Town Hall, P.O. Box 168, Collinsville, CT 06022

Location: Canton Town Hall, 4 Market Street, Collinsville, CT 06019

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