Montville, CT

Fire Marshal/ Emergency Management

Fire Marshal/ Emergency Management

Paul Barnes Fire Marshal

John Meigel Deputy Fire Marshal

Melanie Rivera Administrative Assistant

Montville Town Hall, Lower Level
310 Norwich-New London Turnpike
Uncasville, CT 06382

Office Hours

7:30 am - 4:00 pm Monday-Friday
Tel: (860) 848.6781
Fax: (860) 848.4063

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The Montville Fire Marshal’s Office is responsible for fire code compliance, which includes annual inspections of every occupancy with the exception of one and two family dwelling units. Code enforcement activities are overseen by the State of Connecticut Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection.

The Fire Marshal’s Office is also responsible for the investigation of all fires for cause and origin, blasting permits, fire code review for new construction, hazardous material vehicle inspections, enforcement of the oil burner code, gas code, and hazardous materials code.

Additionally, the Fire Marshal serves as the immediate supervisor of the Town's paid fire fighters and fire dispatchers working out of the Volunteer Fire Companies.


  • Fire Code compliance
  • Public Fire Safety Education


  • Blasting permits, $60.00
  • Fireworks Display Permits, $100.00  payable to State of CT
  • Open Burning permits, no fee
  • Fire Marshal Permit Fees in accordance with Town Ordinance 2012-006


  • Fire Code Modifications
  • Fire Code Violations
  • Daycare Licensing
  • Liquor Permits relevant to Fire Code

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