Update: April 23 - April 29, 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.

  • 1 MVA- HWY 88 & Intersection of Caribou Trail
  • 1 Other- Pole Fire
  • 7 Duty Officer- 416 6 AVE NE, 413 6 AVE NE, 228 3 AVE NE, 504 7 ST SW, 1294 Southshore DR, 1591 Main ST SE, 105 6 AVE NE

  • No maintenance update

  • Slave Lake Inn follow up inspection from complaint
  • Participate in hazard reduction burn around Slave Lake and Smith
  • Attend Mitsue Fire meeting at Hall 5
  • Complete TSAG invoice from Hall rental
  • Work on May’s Newsletter
  • Return bunker gear from TSAG to warehouse
  • Drag Hall 1 Yard

  • Day Duty Officer this week
  • Assisted burning in Chisholm
  • Mitsue Industrial Park Spring Fire Meeting
  • Visit all halls and dropped off supplies and general check on supplies
  • Ordered flags for TOSL and Widewater
  • Refurbished flag poles with a rope and pulley system
  • Meeting with the Fire Chief from Big Lakes for FIT testing
  • Yard clean & General clean up
  • Booked Smith School Inspection
  • Rural Hall Inspections completed

  • Hall 1-Hazard reduction burning
  • SAR- Maintenance Checklist on trailer and vests/unloading and putting away of winter gear

  • WUI program database entry
  • Check winter burn piles
  • Begin development of WUI courses with Northern Lakes College
  • Hazard reduction burns in Slave Lake, Smith, Widewater, Chisholm & Mitsue, 20.2 hectares burnt total.

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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