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Rainy River (Town of)

Fire Department

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Description
Responsible for fire prevention and administration of the Ontario Fire Code
  • Issues applicable burn permits required for brush piles, incinerators and open fires, excluding campfires
Provides the following services:
  • Auto extrication
  • Education
  • Emergency planning
  • Fire investigation
  • Fire suppression
  • Hazardous materials information
  • Home safety
  • School tours
Comments
  • Rainy River Fire Department is part of the West Rainy River District Fire Service, an amalgamation in 2011 of three fire departments which also includes Dawson Township Fire Dept and Lake of the Woods Fire Dept
  • Fire Hall located at 317 Sixth St
Eligibility
No restrictions
Application Process
Form available at Municipal office to apply as a volunteer firefighter
Office
807-852-3244
Crisis
9-1-1
Fax
807-852-3553
After Hours Phone
807-852-3244 - Answering Machine: urgent calls answered promptly
Web Site
https://fire.fandom.com/wiki/West_Rainy_River_District_Fire_Service
Email
rainyriver@tbaytel.net
Mailing Address
PO Box 488
Rainy River, ON, P0W 1L0
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Randy Asselin, Fire Chief
Email: rjasselin@hotmail.com
Phone: 807-274-9530
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Partially Accessible - Entrance -- Accessible from street level, no automatic push button door; Parking -- No designated handicapped parking space; Washroom -- Has side holding bar
Legal Status
(10) Local Government
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 17, 2022
Address
201 Atwood Ave
Rainy River, ON, P0W 1L0
  • Located at Atwood Ave/Hwy 11 across from the Royal Canadian Legion
  • Closest intersection is at Atwood Ave and 4th St

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0000 - 2400
Tue
0000 - 2400
Wed
0000 - 2400
Thu
0000 - 2400
Fri
0000 - 2400
Sat
0000 - 2400
Sun
0000 - 2400

Mon-Sun 24 hours
Service Area(s)
Rainy River