History

From the 1700s to Today


The history of the Norwalk Fire Department stretches back to the late 1770s, when British troops set fire to Norwalk. Since then, the department has had a long history of establishing organized firefighting through volunteers and eventually employees.

Important Time Periods & Events


The following are important time periods and events for the Norwalk Fire Department. Please select a topic to view important events and activities related to it.