Welcome to the Town of Colonie Department of Building and Fire Services. The Fire Services Division performs various inspections related to New York State Building Code and enforces the Open Burning Policy for the Town of Colonie.
Emergency Access Systems
The Town of Colonie has recognized the importance of providing the Town's
Emergency Services rapid entry into locked buildings. An Emergency Access
Systems law provides for the placement in secured, locked containers
of keys to important areas within a structure and information that may
be vital and necessary to the health, safety and welfare of the occupants
and responding emergency crews. For detailed information about the requirements
for keybox placement, please click here.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I dispose of household hazardous
Please contact the Town of Colonie Landfill directly at 783-2826 or refer to the manufacturer's product label for disposal instructions.
United States Fire Administration (www.usfa.fema.gov)
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) (www.nfpa.org)
Fire Prevention for Kids
Sparky's Homepage (http://www.sparky.org)
FEMA's Kid Page (http://www.usfa.fema.gov/kids)
How to Contact
Town of Colonie Department of Building and Fire Services
347 Old Niskayuna Road
Latham, NY 12110
783-2712 or 783-2706
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