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The Town of Blind River is a safe community. Our local emergency service agencies are here to assist all of us.

Police Department

Ontario Provincial Police
239 Causley St, Blind River
Emergency: 911
Phone: 705-356-2244 or 1-888-310-1122

Blind River Fire Department
241 Causley St, Blind River
Emergency: 911
Phone: 705-356-9888

Algoma EMS (ambulance)
525 Causley St
Emergency: 911
Phone: 705-356-2231

Hydro One
Report a Power Outage, Fallen Tree Hazard or Emergency with our 24 Hour Emergency Email:
Phone: 1-888-664-9376
Phone: 905-944-3251
Phone: 1-800-434-1235
Hydro One Networks Inc

Fire Department


In an Emergency, every second counts. When police, fire or medical emergencies occur, call 9-1-1. Trained emergency call takers will provide you with the information and assistance you need.

When should you call 9-1-1?

Call 9-1-1 during any emergency where people or property are at risk.

What you should know when dialing 9-1-1?

  • At home, you can dial 9-1-1 direct.
  • At a business or other location, you may need to dial an outside line before dialing 9-1-1.
  • At a pay phone, dial 9-1-1, the call is free.
  • When using a cellular phone, be prepared to give the exact location of the emergency. The call is free.