About Us

  • Mission Statement

  • The Westbrook Chemical Engine Company #1 provides life safety, fire protection and emergency services to the residents and visitors to the town of Westbrook. We provide and accept mutual aid for our surrounding towns in lower Middlesex County.

    Our Fire Prevention Program’s goal is to protect lives and property through the continuing education of our children, adults, and elderly residents and to expand our student basis through events and programs outside Town limits.

  • The Fire Department is 100% volunteer.

    The Fire Department is the R1 (First Responder) for all emergencies in the Town of Westbrook, based upon procedures and protocols with have provided to the Valley Shore 9-1-1 Dispatch Center. The Valley Shore Dispatch Center is a regional dispatch center processing emergency calls and dispatching services 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Click on Valley Shore Dispatch for more information.

  • Dial 911 For All Emergencies

  • Headquarters (Station 1)
    18 South Main Street

    North End Station (Station 2)
    725 West Pond Meadow Road

    Non-Emergency Telephone Numbers

    Fire Chief Michael Jenkins
    (860) 399-3473
    Email Chief Jenkins

    Administrative Secretary Cathy Wininger
    (860) 399-9492
    Email Cathy Wininger

    The fire department works closely with additional town departments.

    Fire Marshal
    (860) 339-5624

    Open Burning Official
    John Palermo
    (860) 399-7036

    State Police / Troop F
    (860) 399-2100

    Emergency Management
    (860) 577-0622

    Building Department
    (860) 399-0339

    Health Department
    (860) 399-9869