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Fort Frances (Town of)
Fire Department

Responsible for emergency fire and rescue service to the community
  • Provides fire prevention services including inspection and investigation
  • Provides public fire education services

Provides the following services:
  • Structural fire fighting including rescue
  • Grass, brush and forestry fire fighting
  • First response, tiered response and ambulance assistance
  • Response to vehicle accidents including extrication services
  • Hazardous material response
  • Response to transportation incidents involving vehicles, trains, aircraft and water craft
  • Performs water and ice rescue
  • Performs high angle rescue
  • Performs confined space rescue
  • Participates in community emergency service plan
  • Assistance to public, public utilities and police
Fire Chief's duties also extend to towns of Emo and Lavallee
Hours of Operation
Office Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pmMon-Sun 24 hours
No restrictions

Residency Requirements:
  • Extrication and medical assist in crashes extend: East to Seine River, North on Hwy 502 midway to Dryden, North on Hwy 71 to Kenora as far as Pine Lake, West to junction of Hwy 11/71 in Emo
  • Fire suppression and medical services only within town of Fort Frances
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   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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