Brush Fire Season Has Begun!!!
Brush fire season has begun in eastern Connecticut and residents need to be aware that
on dry windy days a brush fire can move very quickly and change direction without notice.  
If residents wish to burn they need to contact there local fire marshal via the blue pages in
the phone book and find out how to burn brush properly.  

In the photos below, members of the Taftville FD burned a pile of brush for the Oakland
Height Elderly Mobile Home Park.
From left to right - Firefighters Tom Ladd, Bill Hadam, Ryan Boulanger, Todd
Milhomme, and Fire Police Don Gadle (Orange Coat
Firefighter Ryan Boulanger uses a flare to set up a fire line