West Nipissing Fire Service

west nip ouest FIRERichard Maranda, Fire Chief
225 Holditch Street
Sturgeon Falls, ON
P2B 1T1
Tel: (705) 753-1171
Fax: (705) 753-6935
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

Website: www.wnfs.ca 

 

The Municipality of West Nipissing has nine (9) fire stations and one (1) first response station.

  • Station #1 Sturgeon Falls – 225 Holditch Street (Main Station)
  • Station #2 Crystal Falls – 552 Crystal Falls Road
  • Station #3 1377 Tomiko Lake
  • Station #4 Field – 110 Morin Street
  • Station #5 River Valley – 28 St-Joseph Road
  • Station #6 Verner – 13 Principale West Street
  • Station #7 Lavigne – 10578 Highway 64 South
  • Station #8 North Monetville – 7198 Highway 64 South
  • Station #9 Cache Bay – 13 Waterfront Drive
  • Station #1B Sturgeon Falls - 188 Cache Bay Road

Human Resources:
The Municipality of West Nipissing has one (1) fire chief, six (6)  full-time fighters, three (3) part-time firefighter and 131 volunteer firefighters.



Programs and Services

  • Public education
  • Smoke alarm program
  • Older and wiser program
  • Great escape program
  • Arson prevention program for children
  • Sparky fire safety program
  • Risk watch program
  • Fire safety education material distribution for residents/occupants
  • Issuing permits
  • Inspections upon complaint / preparing reports and issuing written responses to requests
  • Conducting routine inspections
  • Dealing with code compliance
  • Inter-action with building department
  • Training of staff & employees of institutional industrial and commercial establishments

Fire Department Services provided:

  • Structural, vehicle, grass, brush, forestry, marine firefighting
  • Awareness level hazardous material
  • Vehicle accidents & vehicle extrication
  • Transportation incidents involving vehicles, trains, aircraft and watercraft
- Water and ice rescue – shore based, water entry, vessel etc.
  • Public assistance
  • Police assistance
  • Public utilities assistance
  • Ambulance assistance
  • Community emergency plan participation
  • Fire investigation practices in determining cause & origin

For more information, please feel free to communicate with the West Nipissing Fire Department.

 

Cache Bay • Crystal Falls • Desaulniers • Field • Kipling • Lavigne • North Monetville • River Valley • Sturgeon Falls • Verner