Posts Categorized: Fire Department

UPDATE- Addendum 1 released for Request for Quotation – FD-2019-02: Mini-Pumper Fire Apparatus

The Township of Douro-Dummer Fire Service is requesting that qualified businesses submit a Request For Quotation (RFQ) for a Mini-Pumper Fire Apparatus. The RFQ FD-2019-02 package (pdf – 1MB) can be viewed on-line or be picked up at the Municipal Office. An addendum has been released: Addendum #1 FD-2019-02 (pdf – 57KB) Questions can be directed… Read more »

Douro-Dummer Fire Services Receives Funding from Enbridge Gas for Firefighter Training Resources

Enbridge Gas Inc. is helping Douro-Dummer Fire Services purchase firefighting training materials through Project Assist – a program that supplements existing training for Ontario volunteer and composite fire departments in the communities where Enbridge operates. “At Enbridge Gas, safety is our priority. We’re proud to support Ontario firefighters who share our commitment to keeping our… Read more »

Fire Prevention Week Home Visits 2019

This year’s fire prevention week theme is “Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan and Practice Your Escape!” 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 19th and 26th, 2019. Fire… Read more »

Douro-Dummer Fire Services Water Tanker Shuttle Accreditation

Douro-Dummer Fire Services has renewed the residential water tanker shuttle accreditation and added commercial rating coverage as well. For more information, please see see the Water Tanker Shuttle Accreditation News Release (pdf – 1MB). The Water Tanker Shuttle Accreditation Certificate (pdf – 601KB) can be found on the Fire Department web page.

Request for Quotation – FD-2019-01: Removal, Disposal and Replacement of Upper Roof and Bell Tower Shingles on the Warsaw Fire Station

The Township of Douro-Dummer is requesting that qualified businesses or individuals submit a Request For Quotation (RFQ) for the Removal, Disposal and Replacement of Upper Roof and Bell Tower Shingles on the Warsaw Fire Station. The RFQ FD-2019-01 package (pdf – 210KB) can be viewed on-line or be picked up at the Municipal Office. Questions can… Read more »

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 www.ontario.ca/beprepared: 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 »