Fire Department

The Fire DWeston Fire Department patchepartment is responsible for the protection of lives and property from disasters both man made and natural. They accomplish this through fire prevention, education, and suppression. Additional responsibilities include the town’s basic life support ambulance and emergency management. The Fire Chief is also responsible for emergency management planning.

Including the Fire Chief, the department is supported by 30 permanent and five call firefighters. The Fire Department operates with seven officers and firefighters assigned to each of four work groups operating out of two stations: five on duty at the Central Fire Station in Weston Center and two at the South Avenue station.

The department responds to approximately 2,500 calls for service annually, of which 1,000 are ambulance related.

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    Open Burning Season

    The Open Burn season in Weston runs from January 15th to May 1st every year. A seasonal permit must be applied for every year through our online permitting system. Access online application
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    WestonAlerts and Smart911

    Weston's official emergency notification system has an added benefit that helps our first responders help you when you need it most. Read on...
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    Smoke Detector Inspections

    If you are selling your home, you will need a certificate of compliance that shows your smoke and carbon monoxide alarms meet the requirements for a sale or transfer. Please read up on how to prepare for an inspection and call to schedule one. Read on...
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    Lock Box Program

    The Lock Box Program allows emergency responders to get inside your house or business without causing any damage. Learn more about these high security boxes that can only be accessed by the Department. Read on...
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    Home Safety Checks

    Weston Fire Department, in partnership with the Council on Aging, is offering home safety checks for older residents. Read on...
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