• Norwalk property owners warned on delayed fire inspections

    Updated, 8:41 a.m.: Copy edits NORWALK – Owners of 23 multi-family dwellings have been sent final notices that they must make their properties available for inspection by the Fire Marshal’s office.  If they don’t, state officials will obtain administrative warrants to force compliance. “We’ve tried everything to get these owners to set an inspection date,” Norwalk Fire…

  • Norwalk adds a fire inspector to ‘put a dent’ in overflowing demand

    NORWALK, Conn. – With the Fire Marshal’s office reporting it’s as much as four years behind in code inspections, the Fire Commission on Tuesday approved hiring a fifth full-time fire inspector. The Commission also agreed that two part-time inspectors the city has employed on a per diem basis since November should continue until next December.