Wednesday, January 1st, 2020
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WOODBURY CT – Nearly 50 firefighters from the Woodbury Volunteer Fire Dept and four neighboring Connecticut towns contained a fire that destroyed a home in the early hours of New Year’s Da...
Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
On Thanksgiving eve, the Woodbury Volunteer Fire Department responded to a MVA accident when a BMW left Middle Road Tpke, crossed over Route 6, and crashed through the Garden’s assembled Christm...
WOODBURY – The Woodbury Volunteer Fire Department extinguished an electrical transformer fire that briefly caused evacuation of 11 units in the Woodlake development Sunday night November 24th. ...
Monday, December 31st, 2018
During the year 2019, the Woodbury Volunteer Fire Department responded to 344 total calls with an average of 11 firefighters rolling out each time.Fire (flame involved fires) 15False Alarms - 123Every...
News
Wednesday, April 4th, 2012
Wednesday April 4, 2012 8:00 AM Reuben F. Bradford, Commissioner William J. Hackett, State Emergency Management Director DEPARTMENT OF EMERGENCY SERVICES AND PUBLIC PROTECTION RED FLAG WARNINGS IN EFFECT FOR ALL OF CONNECTICUT TODAY… ALL OPEN BURNING PERMITS ISSUED BY ...
The WVFD had a happy bunch of faces when they went to a drill at the Oxford Airport - They thought they had a present........... The color is a perfect match to Engine. They could tow it right behind.
The latest issue of the NFPA Journal®, the official magazine of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), focuses on concerns related to fire-safety hazards of lithium-ion battery use in its cover story, “Elemental Questions,” NFPA has conducted research and established severa...
Daylight Saving Time begins March 11 WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is urging consumers to replace the batteries in their smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms this weekend for Daylight Saving Time.
Thursday, March 8th, 2012
Woodbury Volunteer Fire Department, Woodbury Office of Emergency Management and Tom Ashmore Enterprises, Inc. want you to know how to be prepared when a natural disaster strikes. You should be able to support yourself and and household for at least 48 hours.
One person was killed and six others injured Sunday in a fire at a meth lab housed inside a nursing home in Ashtabula, Ohio. Firefighters responded Sunday night to a fire at the Park Haven Nursing Home.
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The WVFD went all out to support the Municipal Cup Challenge Mini Golf event this year. Not only did they show up with three teams – but Lt. Kiessling dressed for success. And appears it may have been the key to their winning! This year with a team score of 23, yes that’s right – a...
Wednesday, February 15th, 2012
To: Connecticut’s Municipal Open Burning Officials From: State of Connecticut, Department of Energy & Environmental Protection, Bureau of Air Management, Engineering & Enforcement/ Open Burning Program CC: Connecticut Municipal Chief Elected Official Re: ...
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Carleton is always the first customer at the Hotchkissville Fire Company’s Annual Valentine’s Day Pancake Breakfast (and Mother’s Day and Father’s Day.) This year was no different, he was there bright eyed and bushy tailed to get his pancakes served fresh and hot! His only co...
Electrical Fire Safety Electrical fires in our homes claim the lives of 280 Americans each year. Many of these fires are caused by incorrectly installed wiring and overloaded circuits and extension cords.
Thursday, February 2nd, 2012
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WVFD finally got to complete their session with the CERT class at Woodlake. Last week 45 minutes into their module the power went out. That did not stop them - they kept going for another 1/2 hour until it was apparent they would probably be in the dark for at least another hour.
The Woodbury Volunteer Fire Department set out to help save lives and property with our new “Can Your Ash” campaign and were reminded what a great community we serve. After reading the article in the paper a citizen stopped by the Chief’s office today.
Wednesday, January 25th, 2012
Woodbury Ct-January 24th 2012 The recent tragic fire on Christmas morning in Stamford that claimed the lives of a couple and their three grandchildren has gotten the attention of fire departments across the State Of Connecticut and the Country.
Wednesday, January 25th, 2012
BERLIN, Conn. - January 25, 2012 - Connecticut Light & Power (CL&P) is reminding area residents that tree trimming is scheduled to begin in Woodbury the week of January 30. The $160,000 project is taking place primarily in the southeast corner of the town and includes Main Street, Sherman H...
Monday, January 23rd, 2012
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Once again firefighters were at the firehouse yet again. It seems Friday night Bingo, a haz-mat incident also later Friday night into the wee hours of the morning on Saturday, a commercial alarm activation Saturday morning, a Chimney fire Saturday night was just not enough for one weekend.
Monday, January 23rd, 2012
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The Woodbury Volunteer Fire Department received a delivery Friday night during Bingo of batteries and they were thrilled. Batteries are used in some much of today's firefighting equipment. Flashlights, CO meters, camera's, tac sticks and a whole lot more.
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Improper ash removal from fireplaces and wood burning stoves cause thousands of fires every year. According to the National Fire Protection Agency, 9870 house fires were caused yearly (1994-1998 statistics) due to improperly discarded ashes.
It is with deep regret that the mem bership of the United Hook & Ladder Company #33 announce the death of Brandon Little this evening while operating in the line of duty. All apparatus assigned to the department is Out of Service until Noon on Thursday January 19, 2012.
Wednesday, January 18th, 2012
It is with deep sadness and regret that we advise of the military Line of Duty Death of Bryan Bell. Bryan was an active member of the Fairfield Hose Co. (Harborcreek Township, PA) before joining the Air Force in 2007.
Yes, it's true. The Association of the Woodbury Fire Department is bringing Bingo back to Woodbury. Friday nights starting January 13th. Doors open at 5:30 with tickets sales beginning at 5:45pm. The first game starts at 6:45pm.

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