North Haven Professional Fire Fighters Association Local 2987


Keep an eye out for our annual mail campaign which provides valuable information regarding what your professional firefighters do for you and your community.Please consider a donation. Be aware, we DO NOT utilize a telemarketing service AT ALL for fundraising. Any phone call you receive stating they are raising money for local firefighters or the fire department are NOT us. Who likes being bothered by a telemarketing firm? Open and read our letter at your own convenience. 

Recent News

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December 20th, 2013

Happy Holidays! To keep current with us, follow us on Facebook with the link below.

December 7th, 2013

Working basement fire Edison Drive

December 6th, 2013

Congrats to Probationary Firefighter/Paramedic Christopher Spoldi on graduating the Connecticut Fire Academy today. Good luck!


July 29th, 2013

3 alarm fire, State Street

May 24th, 2013

Congrats to Probationary Firefighter/Paramedic Thomas Haggerty on graduating the Connecticut Fire Academy. Good luck!

May 6th, 2013

North Haven Fire Headquarters is now closed for renovations. The firefighters are stationed in the house next door, at 15 Broadway. The Chief and Fire Marshal are now at Town Hall. We will still be responding to all emergencies and will be there when you need us.

May 4th, 2013

Groundbreaking ceremony at fire headquarters. The construction will begin Monday.

April 19th, 2013

We have started our annual fundraising drive. Letters have been sent out to our residents asking for donations. Your donations help us run many programs, including: the Vial-of-Life, Grill Safety Day, The PTSA Scholarship Fund, Bike Helmet Safety, and CPR training for middle school students. We also donate thousands of dollars a year to both local and national charities. All donations go directly to our organization and this is the ONLY fundraiser that goes to our organization. Any other fundraising letter or solicitation phone call claiming to help firefighters does not support us. Thank you for your support.

April 7th, 2013

Car VS house Temple Street with extrication

March 5th, 2013

Save the date! The Local 2987 Annual Golf Tournament will be held Monday May 20th, 2013 at Laurel View Country Club in Hamden. Stay tuned for more info!

March 9th, 2013

Friendly reminder, after your done setting your clocks ahead tonight, change the batteries in your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.

March 1st, 2013

10 members, including one wife, shaved their heads for the 2013 St. Baldricks event for childhood cancer and as a group raised over $6000.00! The event raised over $77,000.00 for the cause! Great job by all of those involved!

February 23rd, 2013

Congrats to Brother Firefighter Christopher Murray on being selected as North Haven Firefighter of the year!

February 25th, 2013

Brothers Criscuolo, Haag, Marino and Prisco participated in the "Fight for Air" Climb at 360 State Street in New Haven, wearing full firefighter protective gear climbing 32 stories. The North Haven Professional Firefighters were the top fundraising team in the event with $3400.00 raised.

February 13, 2013

Congrats to probationary firefighters Thomas Haggerty and Christopher Spoldi being hired as members of the department!

January 3rd, 2013

Congrats to Brother Scott Martus being promoted to the rank of Lieutenant!

January 26th, 2013

The North Haven Professional Fire Fighters would like to express our condolences to our neighboring brothers in Wallingford. After a 26 year career FF Rick Garrison has passed, having fought a long battle with cancer. Rick watch over us all and know that you truly served as an inspiration to those you met and those you'll never know.

January 1st, 2013

Happy New Year and congratulations to Lieutenant Theodore Hilinski on his retirement after 43 years of service!

November 25th, 2012

November 6th, 2012

                                            Employment Opportunity – Firefighter/Paramedic – North Haven Fire Department


The Town of North Haven is now accepting applications for entry level Firefighter / Paramedic.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Applications must:

  1. Be 18 years of age.
  2. Be a citizen of the United States.
  3. Be in general good health and have a current (2010, 2011, 2012) CPAT certification or obtain CPAT certification prior to conditional job offer.
  4. Be licensed as an EMT-P, State of CT (National Registry) with the ability to obtain New Haven Sponsor Hospital Medical Control as a condition of continued employment within 12 months of hire date
  5. Have graduated from High School or possess a recognized GED.
  6. Other qualifications specified in Job Application packet.

SALARY AND BENEFITS:  Competitive starting salary. Generous Health Insurance including Dental, Major Medical, Vacation, Sick Leave, Uniforms, Group Life Insurance, and Holiday Pay.

HOW TO APPLY:  Application Packets can be picked up (packets will not be mailed within the State of Connecticut) at:

Town of North Haven
Finance Office
Memorial Town Hall
18 Church Street
North Haven, CT  06473

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: Applications must be received by, or postmarked by December 7, 2012.

A non-refundable fee of $75.00 in the form of cash, money order/bank check made payable to the Town of North Haven must accompany the submission of an application.  Persons requesting a waiver of fee payment must supply satisfactory evidence of their inability to pay.

The Town of North Haven is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

October 1st, 2012

Congrats to Firefighter Alan Riggs on his retirement after 35 years of dedicated service! You will be missed and good luck!

September 9th, 2012

Congrats to Firefighter/Paramedic John Bysko on completing the probationary period and becoming a regular member!

June 27th, 2012

 Car in building, 110 Washington Ave, First Niagra Bank




June 18th, 2012

Structure fire, commercial autoshop, Old Maple Avenue, 3 alarms.




May 3rd, 2012

A great article written by the wife of a Rhode Island Firefighter. It paints as small picture of the things most people not involved with firefighting, don't understand.

May 2nd, 2012

Reminder of our annual Golf Tournament on May 21st, 2012 at Laurel View Country Club in Hamden. Contact Ben Fox at for more information.

April 24th, 2012

Another successful year for our Tip-A-Firefighter event. A special thanks to Buffalo Wild Wings North Haven and all who attended this event. See you again next year!

April 20th, 2012

1 killed in single car accident on 191 Southbound near Exit 10. Please be safe on our roadways and always wear your safety belts.





April 20, 2012

Connecticut DEEP slaps violation notice on North Haven/North Branford farm business where fire has burned for 9 days.

April 18th, 2012

April 14th, 2012

Tip A Firefighter event this Thursday at Buffalo  Wild Wings in North Haven. Follow link below for more information.


April 10th, 2012

Large brush and debris fire at North Haven/North Branford farm


April 13th, 2012

Structure Fire Warner road, mutual aid tankers from North Branford.


April 8th, 2012

Family of four survives car crash, suspect killed in 2 car accident on Easter Sunday. 1 adult and 1 child were extricated by the NoHFD.


April 12, 2012

This is the third rollover with extrication we've had in the past week! Drive carefully!



February 10th, 2012

Congrats to Jeffrey Pranger being sworn in as a probationary firefighter today. Good luck at the CT Fire Academy!


January 24th, 2012

Residents of North Haven voted in favor of firehouse reconstruction in the Jan. 24 referendum.


January 3rd, 2012

Good luck to Firefighter/Paramedic Kevin Delaney to his new job with Hamden FD


Decemebr 18th, 2011

Congrats to Probationary Firefighter John Bysko on graduating the CT Fire Academy and being assigned to Platoon B. Good luck!

October 28th, 2011

Career Firefighter in New Haven County looking to get back onto the football field? See attached flyer.


October 26th, 2011

North Haven Fire, Local 2987 won the New Haven City Div2 Championship on Wednesday night over Cordone & Tonucci 19-9!


October 8th, 2011

If you would like to purchase a shirt for $20.00, stop by Fire Headquarters at 11 Broadway or call 203-239-7233. Adult sizes Small to 3X


October 7th, 2011

See our Navy dedication shirts in action on NBC CT News!


September 9th, 2011

Congrats to John Bysko Jr on being hired as probationary Firefighter for the NoHFD!! Good luck at the Connecticut Fire Academy!

June 8th, 2011

Congrats to Paul Januszewski on being promoted to the position of fire Lieutenant!

April 27th, 2011

Congrats to Lieutenant David Marcarelli on being selected to the position of Deputy Chief by the Board of Fire Commission on Tuesday. See link below.


April 26th, 2011

 Car into building, Liberty Dialysis on Washington Ave




April 20th, 2011


Car into building. CT Presort, State St




April 16th, 2011

Car through building Washington Ave & Blakeeslee

April 4th, 2011

Congratulations to Anthony DeSimone on being elected President and Scott Garbati Treasurer of the North Haven Professional Firefighters Association. Also a special thank you to Jeffrey Obier for 15 years of dedicated service to the Executive Board and as Association President.

April 3rd, 2011

Dumpster fire with extension to building, Dollar Tree Universal Drive.

Golf Tournament

Golf Tournament
North Haven Professional Firefighters
When: May 23, 2011
Where: Laurel View Country Club, 310 West Shepard Ave, Hamden, CT
Tee Time: 10:00 a.m. Breakfast at 9:00 until tee time.
$150 per Golfer
 Shot gun 18 hole scramble with Lunch at the turn.
 Groups of 4 golfers. Can work with less or more than 4.
 Beverage cart will be on the course to supply you with snacks and drinks.
 3:00 Dinner buffet with open bar after tournament.
 Winners of the tournament, golf contests, and raffle announced at dinner.
To register:
All checks made out to North Haven Professional Firefighters, For: Golf Tournament
Mail to P.O. Box 191, North Haven, CT 06473
Contact: Ben Fox at Need names and contact information of golfers and groups.


Tractor-Trailer rollover with extrication interstate I91 early Sunday.



8800 Gallon gasoline tanker rollover between Exits 12 & 13 on Interstate I91. Mutual aid received from Wallingford, New Haven and  Hartford Fire Departments.


Afternoon residential structure fire on Village Street. Photos courtesy of Chris Gersz Meriden FD.



Happy new year! Your North Haven Professional Firefighters responded to 4633 alarms in the year 2010!


This years Tip A Firefighter event was another great success and we thank all who came out to support the cause. We wish you and your families a happy, healthy holiday!


This year's Tip A Firefighter event to raise funds for the Connecticut Children's Burn Camp will be held on December 15th and 16th at the Outback Steakhouse on Washington Avenue. A portion of each bill will be generously donated by the Outback for the cause. Come by and have dinner or drinks and meet your local Professional Firefighters while they serve you your meal!


The North Haven Professional Fire Fighters Local 2987 raised $4800.00 for annual Muscular Dystrophy Association's Fill The Boot Campaign. Thank you to everyone who donated on yet another successful fund raising for the cause!

July 15th, 2010

The North Haven Professional Firefighters remind you to stay hydrated through these heat waves. If at all possible, stay in an air-conditioned area or heavily shaded outdoor area. Also remember that your pets are vulnerable to the heat as well so make sure they have plenty of fresh water and shelter available at all times. Hope your summer has been great so far! 

April 17th, 2010

Softball schedule now up on the Hockey & Softball page. Check back for practice & batting cage times and locations.

April 6th, 2010

Annual meeting was held and the Executive board welcomes a new trustee Kevin Delaney. Congrats Kevin! A thank you to Brother Prisco for his 3 years of service as a trustee for the association. 

March 24, 2010

Busy day in North Haven yesterday, a residential structure fire on Warner Road in East Haven with North Haven assisting, and a 2 alarm fire at Marlin Firearms a few hours later.

March 23, 2010

The bus trip to the casino scheduled for this Friday March 26th has been postponed. Check back later for a rescheduled date.

Casino Bus Trip

The NoHPFFA is sponsoring a bus trip to Mohegan Sun Casino on Friday night March 26th. The bus will meet in the parking lot at the North Haven Library for departure at 5:30pm. The tickets are $40.00 and you will get a $15.00 food voucher, $15.00 gambling voucher, and a trip on the bus where cocktails and refreshments will be served. Contact Scott Martus, Jeffrey Obier or Scott Golde for tickets.

March 10th, 2010

Check out some the new features on the site and upcoming events. Members also check out new sections on the members only side. We are also still in the process of moving over information from the old website.

January 1, 2010

The North Haven Fire Department's Emergency 1 now serves the community as a paramedic unit. They now are able to provide advanced cardiac life support, intubation, as well as many other advanced life support services in a pre-hospital setting. For more information, please feel free to contact us.

December 18, 2009

Congratulations to Probationary Firefighter/Paramedics, Benjamin Fox, Christopher Shea, Kevin Delaney and Richard Filosi on successfully graduating the Connecticut Fire Academy and being assigned to platoons. Best of luck to all of you on your new careers!

December 5, 2009

This years Tip A Firefighter event was held two nights this week a the Outback Steakhouse on Washington Avenue. This event showed to a great success again with an excellent turnout both nights. Just under $4000.00 was raised to benefit the Connecticut Burns Camp!

September 21, 2009

This years Bicycle Helmet Safety Day has concluded and was a great success. Almost 200 1st grade students were given new bicycle helmets and signed a pledge stating they will always wear their new helmets while riding. We look forward to seeing this years Kindergarten class next fall!

September 3rd, 2009

The North Haven Professional Fire Fighters association is proud to announce the hiring of 4 new members. Probationary Fire Fighters Benjamin Fox, Christopher Shea, Kevin Delaney and Richard Filosi took the oath to protect the Town of North Haven and its citizens on September 3, 2009. For the next 15 weeks they will now train to become Fire Fighters at the Connecticut Fire Academy in Windsor Locks.


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