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Sat. Oct 31st 2015
Halloween 2015

Our biggest and most successful Halloween event yet!  More than 1,000 kids of ALL ages came thru our a-mazing, but not s...

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Sat. Mar 8th 2014
Girl Scouts Donate Cookies

Today a Girl Scout Troop donated some cookies to the Firehouse. Firefighters Taylor Wilson-Verbickas and Daniel Gaipa were th...

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Sun. Jan 6th 2013
Pancake Breakfast for Sandy Hook

The Southbury Volunteer Fireman's Association held a Pancake Breakfast to support Sandy Hook, CT.  Being mutual aid part...

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The Southbury Volunteer Firemen's Association, Inc. is a private, member governed corporation, operating as a non-profit organization and is chartered for the purpose of providing emergency service to the community. Serving a rural territory which includes several miles of Interstate 84, single family homes, industrial, heavy commercial, institutional, and some multi-family occupancies. Founded in 1932, we operate out of 4 facilities, with 16 specialty fire vehicles, and 107 department members. The Department provides services including Fire Suppression, Motor Vehicle Extrication, Operations level Hazardous Materials handling, Confined Space, and Water Rescue to the community.







  When You See a Blue Light, Pull to the Right. Volunteer Firefighters are required to display a flashing blue light to warn motorists while responding to emergencies in their personal vehicles. Although Connecticut Motor Vehicle Law does not require motorists to pull to over to the right, be courteous and let them pass.




The members of SVFA decided to hold a "Patch Contest" where several amazing ideas were entered. However the winning patch goes to Assistant Chief Dan Tomascak for his incorporation of the Pomperaug High School Panther. We are selling the patches for $5 each, if you are interested please get into contact with Sarah Palmer or JD McAulay! Thank you!


Recent Calls
Thu. Jan 22nd 2015
At approximately 0030 members of SVFA were paged to respond to a vehicle fire at the trailer lot for Heritage Village maintenance equipment. Upon arrival firefighters found an RTV fully engulfed, but already in the decline phase, however, it did spread to the enclosure it was next to. The vehicle ha...
Thu. Nov 13th 2014
At approximately 11:30 in the morning, SVFA was dispatched to a fully involved structure fire. Upon arrival members found the house to be a loss. Engine 4 arrived on scene and started an attempt to bring the fire under control while water supply was set up via Engine 5, Tanker 9 and Tanker 11. Once ...
Tue. Nov 11th 2014
At approximately 12:51 PM Southbury firefighters, ambulance and police were dispatched to a 2 car MVA head on collision. It occurred on Roxbury Road near Country Woods Lane between an SUV and a pick up with a trailer. The driver of the SUV was entrapped needing FD assistance to be cut out of the car...
Sat. Jul 5th 2014
On Saturday afternoon members responded to an AT&T truck partially rolled over near Stonegate Rd. Hazmat situation with oil/hydraulic fluid getting into small creek. Very small amounts were lost. Rescue 1, Car 1, Car 4 and Car 7 responded.
Thu. Jul 3rd 2014
At approximately 16:20 hours Southbury was called mutual aid to Middlebury for a structure fire. Originally 2 tankers were asked to respond. Tanker 11 and Tanker 9 along with Car 2 responded. About a half hour later an engine was asked to respond for man power assistance. Engine 5 with a full c...
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Southbury Volunteer Firemen's Association, Inc.
461 Main Street South or PO Box 911
Southbury, CT 06488
Non-Emergency: 203-262-0615
Emergency: 911
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