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September 18, 2020:
We will now be issuing DAYTIME BURNING PERMITS.
Please contact the Municipal Office for your permit at 705-356-2251.  
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No Burning of Grass Allowed at Anytime!
                                     Grass Fire a Summer Hazard

Contact Information

Ken Raymond, Fire Chief
241 Causley Street
Blind River
Ontario P0R 1B0
Phone: 705-356-2251 ext. 215
Phone: 705-356-9888
Fax: 705-356-2376

Fire Departments

The Blind River Fire Department provides a 24-hour service made up of a full time Chief and 23 volunteer Firefighters.

The department has one pumper, one 55-foot aerial ladder truck and one combination tanker-pumper. In addition we have one rescue truck for auto extrication and a 4X4 used for bush fires.

For persons interested in joining the department as a volunteer firefighter, be advised that a volunteer has no set scheduled hours of work and are on call 24 hours a day. There are however regularly scheduled training sessions held every 2nd Wednesday evening from 7pm to 9pm. Applications can be picked up at the Town Hall Office.