Posts Categorized: Fire Department

The Douro-Dummer Fire Hall No. 5 Renovation Project

The Douro-Dummer Fire Hall No. 5 Renovation Project is gaining interest and support  from local businesses and residents. Are you interested in donating to the project? To express your interest please contact: Fire Chief Chuck Pedersen (705) 652-8392 ext. 207 E-mail: C.Pedersen Captain Tim Drain (705) 877-8044 E-mail: T.Drain  

Fire Hazard Signs

13 Forest Fire Hazard signs are being erected in 10 locations throughout the Township of Douro-Dummer. These fire hazard signs will communicate to residents and guests the current level of fire hazard in the Township, from low to extreme. In the event of a complete burn ban, an additional sign “BURN BAN IN EFFECT” will… Read more »

Fire Station 5 Construction Project

Firefighters from Douro-Dummer Fire Station 5, the White Lake Fire Station, are are surveying the interest of the community to see what kind of support they may have to build an addition onto Fire Station 5. For more information please see the media release Fire Station 5, Construction Project, Township of Douro-Dummer (pdf – 143KB)… Read more »

Emergency Preparedness Week

From Emergency Preparedness Week (EP Week) is a federal-provincial-territorial initiative to promote emergency preparedness across Canada. This year, EP Week runs from May 5-11 and the provincial theme for Ontario is: Are You Ready? Should you require any information or assistance please contact: C. Pedersen, Fire Chief (705) 652-8392 x 207 E-mail C. Pedersen… Read more »

Fire Prevention Week Home Visits

This year’s fire prevention week theme is “Look, Listen & Learn. Be aware. Fire can happen anywhere.” To help ensure our residents are notified of smoke or carbon monoxide in their homes, the Douro-Dummer Fire Services will be conducting door to door visits to Douro-Dummer residences on Saturday October 13, 20 and 27, 2018. Fire… Read more »

2018 Volunteer Firefighter Recruitment

2018 Volunteer Firefighter Recruitment (pdf – 256KB) The Douro-Dummer Fire Department is now accepting applications for the position of volunteer firefighter for Donwood Fire Station 1, Douro Fire Station 2, Warsaw Fire Station 4 and White Lake Fire Station 5. This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity to contribute to the provision of an essential… Read more »

Enbridge Gas Distribution to announce support for Douro-Dummer Fire Services and the Fire Marshal’s Public Fire Safety Council

Township of Douro-Dummer, ON, August 8, 2018 – On August 10, 2018, Enbridge Gas Distribution will make an announcement with Douro-Dummer Fire Services and the Fire Marshal’s Public Fire Safety Council. In attendance will be Fire Chief Chuck Pedersen; Mayor J. Murray Jones; Doug Christie, Enbridge Gas Distribution; and John Doucet, Office of the Fire… Read more »

Fire Ban in Effect

Due to the continued dry conditions in the Township of Douro-Dummer, as well as data from the Wildland Fire Information System, the Township is enabling a fire ban through By-law 2015-05. No open air burning will be allowed, with the exception of campgrounds as defined within the By-law. These campgrounds must meet the requirements set… Read more »