Update: March 18 - March 24, 2019


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-313 3 St NE/1551 Main ST SE/115 11 AVE SW/1500 Holmes Trail SE
  • 2-Medical Assists-806 Caribou Trail NE & HWY 2 RR 85
  • 1-Structure Fire-205 7 ST SE
  • 1-MVA-HWY 44 & TWP 680

  • Repair mobile lockers
  • Fire call assist with command trailer/pumps
  • Removed water tank from Unit 141 for repairs and re-installed
  • Inspected batteries off Unit 187
  • Part pick up for Unit 193
  • Mitsue Fire Hall checks
  • Axle replacement on Unit 193
  • Performed monthly services
  • Pump Repair
  • SOG/SOP review
  • Service on Unit 102

  • Hall 5 and 4 visited, halls checked, trucks checked
  • Took forestry gear to hall 4
  • Assisted when required for first week of NorQuest College 1001 program
  • First weekend of Slave Lake, Big Lakes County and Wabasca 1001 in Slave Lake
  • Worked on updating SOP/SOG’s
  • Completed McDonalds inspection, and caught up on all inspection letters
  • Meeting with Hospital staff regarding recent inspection
  • SCBA filter testing training
  • Updated new Hall 1 Battalions
  • Update on new products from Lakeland fie safety
  • Assisted with unloading old SCBA into Sea can

  • Hall 1 – Ladders, ventilation, forcible entry
  • Hall 2 – Scene safety
  • Hall 4 Dangerous goods spills and leaks

  • Wildfire, Firesmart, and WUI Policy and SOGs
  • Tech rescue, Driver training program, Water Rescue, and Drone Policy and SOGs
  • Wildfire equipment to rural halls ongoing
  • Review of sprinkler plan for OFC
  • OFC SPU trailer inventories
  • Fire service review – synopsis for each area

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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