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Turn of River Fire Department in Stamford, CT, is exploring the feasibility of hiring personnel as per diem firefighters in the Turn of River Fire District. All applicants must have a minimum Connecticut state certification of Firefighter 1, (Firefighter 2 preferred), and current EMR or higher medical certification. If you qualify and are interested, you may apply by clicking below:




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New Engine #64TRFD unveils our brand new 2007 HME Heavy Duty Rescue! Meet Rescue #66! This highly anticipated rig has now been officially delivered to Turn of River FD. It is now in service as a first due heavy rescue out of Station One on Turn of River Rd. Rescue #66 responds to all reports of motor vehicle accidents involving injuries, building collapse, and other emergency rescue situations. Keep an eye out for us and remember: Always pull over to the right for activated lights and sirens. Please allow us to get there safely so we can get you to safety!

Mass Decontamination TrailerThis is Engine #64! This rig is now in service as the first due apparatus out of Station One on Turn of River Rd. With E64 we are keeping with the black over red paint scheme and it looks sharp! This machine carries a 1000 gallon tank and plenty of top notch equipment. Expect to see this engine out on a roadway near you as it responds to emergencies throughout the Turn of River Fire District.

Arnold Drive Structure FireStructure Fire, 35 Arnold Drive. TRFD’s Engine #63, Engine #61, Tanker #68, Truck#67, along with Belltown FD’s Truck #45, Long Ridge Fire Co.’s Tanker #78, Engine #72, Noroton Heights FD Tanker #22, along with Engine #5 and Engine #7 from the Stamford Fire and Rescue Department battled a difficult basement fire in a recently remodeled home which had already spread to the front and roof of the home prior to our arrival on scene. Click on the picture for further information!

Ember!The Turn of River Fire Department is one of the last fire departments with a dalmation! Meet Ember! She resides at our Station II located at 50 Roxbury Road and is cared for by all of our firefighters. She has been making appearances at parades around the area and simply loves the attention she’s been receiving! Ember loves to play with her numerous toys, loves children, and loves to sleep a bunch!

MVA-Den Rd. & Doolittle Rd.TRFD’s Engine #62 and Rescue #66 respond to a motor vehicle accident involving a report of a vehicle into a pond in the vicinity of the intersection of Den Road and Doolittle Road. Upon arrival E62 ascertained the vehicle was not in a pond, however, the occupant could not be immediately located. Click on the picture for more details!

TRFD Contact info:

Routine Business: (203) 322-0943
Fire Marshal Services: (203) 322-2555 Ext. 1
TRFD Fax Line:  (203) 322-8367

Turn of River Fire Department, Inc.
268 Turn of River Road
Stamford, CT 06905


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