[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Southington as Ch. 7, Art. II, of the 1989 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Board of Fire Commissioners — See Charter, Section 601.
The Town shall establish and maintain a fire department within its limits.
The Fire Department shall consist of volunteer companies and paid companies and shall be maintained with such equipment as the Board of Fire Commissioners shall deem necessary.
The Board of Fire Commissioners shall make regulations for the Fire Department and the organization of volunteer fire companies and may appoint officers and employees of the Fire Department. The Board of Fire Commissioners shall have such other powers as are provided in the General Statutes.