Update: June 17 - June 23, 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 medical co-response Smith area
  • 1 structure fie, Lakeland Center
  • 2 MVC, Cornerstone Petro Canada, HWY 88 40KM north

  • completed service on 451 including changing engine oil and filter, fuel filter, cab filter, inspect air filter, fixed wiring in bumper, installed plate on foot horn on officer side, also service small water pump
  • completed repairs on minor equipment and request for both town and MD
  • assisted with regional Big Water training
  • worked on live fire training center buildings, fix hole in roof

  • prep for regional training day, big water training. 21 Firefighters from 9 fire stations. Trained on drafting, hydrants, pumps, relay pumping, and water shuttles
  • finalized long service medals
  • Update CVFSA website
  • CVFSA meeting
  • Assist with setup and teaching of TOSL first aid course
  • smoke detector inspections for local business
  • attend year end event at St Francis school
  • Inspection of Multi Rec Center
  • installed traffic signs live fire center
  • admin position resume review
  • 2 members attended Jump start fundraiser at Canadian Tire, assist with BBQ and fire truck tours

  • organized volunteer pay for flood response
  • administration position resume review
  • ordered flag supplies
  • instructed TOSL first aid course
  • Side by sides delivered to Smith for quad rally
  • debrief Smith medical call with attending members
  • worked with radio service provider to try and solve Flatbush radio issues
  • attended St Francis year end school event
  • worked on live fire training center

  • Hall 1 special teams, tech and water rescue training
  • Hall 2 pump operations and power line safety
  • Hall 4 pumping and drafting

  • pick up downed trees from last week’s storm
  • sort out TOSL first aid program
  • orientation on new skid steer
  • BC OFC equipment replacement order sorted out
  • mowing program TOSL
  • Northern Lakes college course development
  • Canyon Creek Fire Smart community clean up day

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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