Robert Buch (203-656-7345) is Darien’s fire marshal. His office is in Town Hall.

The fire marshal works closely with Darien’s three fire departments. His office is also responsible for reviewing plans for all new construction, except for one- and two-family homes, and making construction and annual inspections. His duties also include fire investigation; permits for blasting and flammable liquid tanks; certification of hazardous material transport vehicles; certification of nursery schools, day care centers, and convalescent homes; certification of all liquor permit premises; and fire prevention education programs.