Update: October 29 - November 4, 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-Vehicle fire- RD 14 & TWP 710 A
  • 3-Duty Officer -1551 Main ST SE/84 Old Town Road/73002 Southshore Drive
  • 1-Other-HWY 88 74402-Brake smoking on Big Truck
  • 8-MVA’s HWY 88 & KM 26/1551 Main ST SE/HWY 2 20 KM East/West Mitsue/HWY 88 & KM 40N/204 Main ST NW/Main ST & 6 AVE SE/1500 Main ST

  • Worked on demob low pressure SCBA Equipment
  • Put High Pressure on all Rural Halls
  • Completed miscellaneous projects
  • Repairs on Town & MD equipment

  • Worked with TSAG 1001 group, completed inspections of Thompson Landing, NLC main campus & Lakeland Center. Inspection on Mat Program, ST Mary’s & ST Francis Schools
  • TSAG Fire Investigation class room and practical evolutions
  • 2 New FF interviews completed
  • 1 New FF issued gear
  • Assisted with NLC Advanced Care ICS and Tiny Town Training
  • Completed 3 investigations on Cornerstone, Fountain Tire & Smith
  • Update & Organize FD key Box
  • Setup and assist with the Final Weekend of Bigstone 1001 in Slave Lake

  • All Rural Halls visited by Fire Maintenance personnel

  • Hall 1 SCBA scenarios, Fit Testing and 1 on 1 reviews
  • Hall 1 Auditory test
  • Hall 1-Halloween Trick or Trunk Assist
  • Hall 2-Unit 221 & Unit 251 Patrol of Widewater & Canyon Creek Halloween candy hand out

  • Picked up 2 GOA SPU units for winter storage and maintenance
  • CJ Schurter School visit
  • Return Forestry Wildfire gear for season
  • Meet with NLC about WUI Courses & Start Advanced
  • NLC Paramedic Students ICS/Tiny Town Training
  • Marten Beach Homeowner Danger Tree Assessment
  • Meet with Homeowner in Wagner about Veg Management concerns

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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