Fire Department

Chester Hose Company Inc.

Physical Address: 6 High Street, Chester, Connecticut 06412
Mailing Address: PO Box 214, Chester, Connecticut 06412

In case of an emergency dial 9-1-1

Non-Emergency Number: (860) 526-0019

The Chester Hose Company, located along the west bank of the Connecticut River in central Connecticut, has been protecting the lives and property of those living in and passing through the town in addition to providing fire, rescue, and hazmat services to the residents of the 17 square mile town, since it’s founding in 1912.
In addition, we have mutual aid agreements with departments in Clinton, Deep River, Essex, Haddam, Killingworth, Old Saybrook, Westbrook, and the South District station out of Middletown.  Additional services from Guilford can also be called upon for Hazmat  and Rapid Intervention Team (RIT).

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Health Care Related Field Award:  The Chester Ambulance Association is offering a $1,000 scholarship in the memory of deceased Association founding member Diana Grzybowski.  The scholarship is offered to any graduating student from Chester, Chester Hose Company member or child thereof, or any Chester resident entering an accredited school or continuing education program that prepares the person for professional practice in a health related field.  Some career pursuits to be considered would include nursing, therapy, paramedic, social work and health administration.  Applications may be obtained from the guidance departments of Valley Regional High School, Vinal Technical High School, Xavier High School, Mercy High School, Chester Town Office Building or the Town of Chester website.  Applications are due to Chester Ambulance Association, P.O. Box 209, Chester, CT  06412 no later than May 1, 2014.  Questions may be emailed to .

Diana Grzybowski Scholarship Application 2014

VSAP Program 2016