Update: Week of September 21-27, 2015


Fire Services Weekly 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.

  • Truck fire on Cemetery Hill

  • Regional Training big water in Flatbush 11 people in total
  • Hall 1: 1 on 1, budget, service levels
  • Final prep for 1041 instructor
  • Final prep for DG awareness
  • Regional training Saturday all halls moving big water
  • Future Fire fighters Helicopter Ride with Forestry (now finished for season)
  • Worked on a draft of Recruit Training outline and self-evaluation questionnaire for recruitment

  • Sorted and organized all material for upcoming open houses
  • Two tours for home school group
  • St Mary’s Lunch
  • Fire Hall tour for Home school kids (70 kids)

  • Practice: Fire service levels of service and budget and pre-planned open house
  • Cleaned all bays and office space, rolled hose, washed trucks
  • St Mary’s Lunch
  • Fire Hall tour for Home school kids (70 kids)

  • School fire drill and fire prevention poster dropped off
  • Interview and physical for a new member
  • Talked with Captain regarding open house

  • New siding going up on hall
  • Picked out sites for Regional training
  • Got gear for members

  • Practice: Ladder operations and sets
  • All bays and office space cleaned
  • Hall 5 clean up

  • Got Alanis at the MD to advertise for open houses on the website
  • Filmed a prescribed burn for training material of fire behavior
  • Elevator service call at Lake View Inn
  • Communicated with Firefighters about training this weekend
  • Work on Multi services site
  • Training centre proposal
  • Got gear ready for training on Saturday
  • Protective Services meeting – 16 agencies attended
  • Elevator service Call Lakeview hotel

  • Duty officer – 3
  • Vehicle fire – 1
  • Gas leak – Dangerous goods – 1
  • Medical co-response in Smith – 1
  • Public service - 10

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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