Update: October 16 - October 22, 2017


Fire Services Update

The Lesser Slave River Regional Fire Service is committed to protecting life, property and the environment from fire, hazardous materials, natural disasters and other emergencies. As such, the department issues a weekly report on all investigations, fire prevention activities and other Fire Services news of importance to the residents of the Lesser Slave River region.

If you have any specific questions or concerns related to these updates, please contact Regional Chief of Lesser Slave Lake Fire Services Jamie Coutts.

  • 4 Duty Officer -709 6 AVE SE, 400-6 AVE NE, 812 6 AVE SW, 301 9 ST NW
  • 3 MVA- HWY 44 & TWP RD 662, HWY 2 17 KM South SL, Slave Lake Weigh Scales
  • 1 Other-Dumpster -101 3 AVE NW
  • 1 Other- Farm Accident -65368 RR 24

  • Unit 121 & 151 Service
  • Install 6000 PSI SCBA Compressor
  • Install Awning on SAR Trailer
  • Repair Skid Steer (FireSmart) Quick Attach

  • Attended Flatbush Fire Hall Open House
  • Completed Bunkhouse Inspections for TOSL along with representative from TOSL/AHS/Safety Codes Council
  • Completed permit approval for the Fall Social
  • Completed call statistics review with DC Kearney
  • Attended Flatbush Hall for call debrief after a challenging rescue call of a person stuck outside for 3 days
  • Completed update of Skills for Alberta Emergency Alert

  • Daytime Duty Officer Duties –Rescue in Flatbush & Dumpster fire
  • Emergency Alert Practice
  • Clean up and prep for Open Houses in Smith and Flatbush
  • Contacted vendor for FLIR camera order
  • Installed Fire extinguisher kit in Fire Smart Education Trailer and changed out tail light
  • Worked with Vac truck to clean sumps
  • Data completion of the Fire Service
  • Travel to Flatbush to debrief the rescue call

  • Open House Hall 3 & 4
  • Hall 1 Practice – Emergency Scene Safety, Driving Apparatus, Vehicle Safety

  • Assisted MD take down danger trees around Library in Smith
  • Smith FireSmart Block Maintenance
  • Assisted TOSL Parks with taking down leaning trees and debris along Walking Trails in SE
  • Chipper Maintenance
  • Southshore FireSmart blocks tour with Brandi Walters
  • Forestry wildfire gear returned for the year
  • ENERCHEM special teams scenarios

MD of Lesser Slave River

Just a few hours due north of Edmonton, Lesser Slave River is a truly unique place to live, work and play. From breathtaking expanses of boreal forest and unspoiled natural wonders to a thriving economy and genuine work/life balance, opportunities abound. Here you'll discover a place of rugged beauty. A place of real people. A place you'll never want to leave.

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