Mission Statement

The Division of Fire Safety's mission is to protect the public and fire service through coordinated efforts in Code Enforcement, Fire Service Training, Public Education, Hazardous Materials Response, Fire Investigation and Urban Search and Rescue.  Thereby, maximizing life safety and property conservation and minimizing environmental impacts due to fire, natural disasters and other emergencies in the State of Vermont.

FLOOD and WINTER Storm Information *see below 

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FLOOD and WINTER Storm Safety Tips and Resources

 Fire Safety Information Sheets   -       FLOOD SAFETY       WINTER STORM      

Highlighted Flood Resource Links

Vermont Emergency Management  http://vem.vermont.gov/

Vermont 211 http://www.vermont211.org/

FEMA - Flood Preparedness  https://www.fema.gov/media-library/assets/documents/90164


National Weather Service - Flood Related Hazards http://www.floodsafety.noaa.gov/hazards.shtml

American Red Cross - Flood Safety  http://www.redcross.org/get-help/how-to-prepare-for-emergencies/types-of-emergencies/flood

CDC - Flood Safety Tips  https://www.cdc.gov/features/flood-safety/index.html

Occupational Safety and Health Administration- Flood Preparedness and Response https://www.osha.gov/dts/weather/flood/index.html

Michael Desrochers, Executive Director
Joseph Benard, Deputy Director

1311 US Route 302 – Suite 600
Barre, VT 05641
Phone:  802-479-7561
Toll Free:  800- 640-2106