Newington Volunteer Fire Department proudly protects 29,306 people living in Newington. Newington varies in elevation from 40-350 feet above sea level. The average annual temperature is 50.2 degrees with variations of over 50 degrees in each direction. The average rainfall is 42.83 inches. The area is 13.2 square miles. We operate out of 4 stations that protect a primarily residential area. Our department is a public department whose members are on a volunteer status.
*** This is the UNOFFICIAL site of N.V.F.D.*** The Newington Volunteer Fire Department is comprised of 110 active members. Operating from 4 stations with 6 firstline engines, 2 100ft plus arials, 1 heavy rescue, 1 tactical unit, 1 command post (self contained) and 1 brush/service unit. Newington handles about 1000 calls annually for fire/rescue situations, EMS is provided partially by a volunteer ambulance assoc. and commercial paramedic service. The department leadership consists of; Chief Chris Schroeder (Car 1), Assistant Chief Tom Lapierre (Car 2), Deputy Chief Tom Gill (Car 3), Deputy Chief Vic Depamphilis (Car 4), Deputy Chief Frank Papa (Car 5)