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Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory
Wikwemikong Fire Protection Services

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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
  • Coordinates training for local volunteer firefighters
  • Works to surpass the current standards for the First Nations Fire and Rescue

Provides the following services:
  • Education and awareness
  • Emergency planning
  • Fire investigation
  • Fire suppression
  • Hazardous materials information
  • Home safety
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Tribal Council: Unaffiliated Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) Manitoulin Island Treaty
Hours of Operation
Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pmEmergencies Mon-Sun 24 hours
Eligibility
  • Members of Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory
  • Volunteer firefighter opportunity for WUIR members 19-55 years of age; call for appointment with Fire Chief
Application Process
In case of fire, call for assistance
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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