Update: November 18 - November 25, 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.

  • 3 Structure Fires -710 2 AVE NW, 679 W Mitsue Road, 908 Southshore Drive East
  • 4 Duty Officer -1550 Holmes Trail, 97 Bayer Road, 1551 Main ST SE, 1200 Main ST S
  • 1- Medical Co-Response -421 3 AVE NE
  • 1- Wildland Fire- Tolko Industries
  • 1- SAR Rescue
  • 9- MVA’s –HWY 44 S TWP 652, 309 6 ST NE, HWY 2 15 KM West SL, HWY 2 Athabasca, HWY 2 2KM East Mitsue, HWY 44 & Chisholm turn off, HWY 88 98 KM N SL, West Mitsue Road, HWY 2 & Main ST SW

  • Unit 121 replaced strobe in front grill
  • Assisted with Hall 4 practice
  • Unit 181 Service
  • Hall 3 replaced brake pot on rear axle on Unit 321
  • Unit 421 out of the body shop and taken back to hall
  • Air sample failure CO high pressure SCBA
  • Returned Unit 521 back to Mitsue Hall
  • Repaired Unit 122 lower drain valve
  • Unit 131- repaired rolling compartment tray
  • Unit 122 replaced pump drain valve
  • Unit 221 –Repaired antifreeze leak

  • Inspections done –ST Mary’s & ST Francis schools
  • Fire Investigations on 3 structure fires
  • 2 Roland Michener Group Tours
  • Assisted with Regional Hall set up and training
  • MAT Program & inspection
  • Assisted with Widewater Burn Training

  • Final draft for annual awards
  • Assisted with Hall Tours
  • Get gear for Flatbush Future Fire Fighter
  • Organize Flatbush Practice
  • Reviewed special event location Smith Career Day
  • Picked up new sign for Smith
  • Talked with ALG-Ruthlee Rescue Dolls
  • Assisted with Widwater Burn Training

  • Regional Vehicle Extrication Training Halls 1-5
  • SAR Bone Identification Training
  • Hall 4 Practice – Vehicle Extrication Training Scenarios
  • Widewater Burn Training

  • FireSmart Maintenance, mulching in SE bear trails block
  • Equipment readied for winter burning of Firesmart brush piles
  • Community preparedness guides review with Lac la Biche forestry area prevention tech.

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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