Update: April 9 - April 15, 2018


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 Duty Officer Calls- 115 11 AVE SW, 309 6 ST NE & 769 Southshore Drive West

  • finished off the yearly inspections of the miscellaneous hall trailers
  • Unit 122-Service A preformed -Assisted with TSAG training

  • Prep training center for TSAG scenarios
  • Visit Flatbush Hall, added forestry equipment to Unit 521
  • CVFSA Conference Meeting
  • Meet with Shadowhawk (rescue tools) and Guillevin(SCBA purchase review) in Edmonton
  • Install Signage in command trailer
  • Order load of potable water for Hall 5
  • Send invoice to Athabasca fire department for ice rescue suit rental
  • Issue burn permit to CanWest
  • Research Fire inspection info for MD safety personal
  • Visit the Gathering Place-Occupancy load
  • Met with Slave Lake Inn, follow-up inspection
  • TSAG fire extinguisher training
  • Visited EG Wahlstrum participated in sports event with Local fire, RCMP and students

  • Shawn on Holidays
  • Trailer Maintenance done at Hall 2 air trailer/SPU
  • Forestry gear onto all MD trucks
  • Duty Officer call in Widewater

  • TSAG week 4- Live Fire
  • SAR Admin Meeting & Training- Winter Survival Skills
  • Hall 1 Training- Live Fire Scenarios
  • Hall 2, 3 & 5 Deep clean of all trucks, tested all equipment and prepare for spring season

  • Meeting Canyon Creek-MD124 Campground-Ground review for FS treatments
  • Distribute forestry gear to all the halls.
  • Rig up Unit 187 for fire fighting
  • Put Wildland gear into service on Duty Officer Units
  • 2 Members went to assist with Bigstone Training
  • Assisted with TSAG training

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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