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Industry activity

  • Call the UPDATE line at 1-866-653-9959 if you are concerned about alarms, prolonged flares, smoke or fire at petrochemical industries. Learn more.

Department news

  • Fire season starts March 1, 2016. Learn more about FireSmart.
  • February is Burn Awareness Week. Learn more about burn and scald injuries in children and how to prevent them.
  • From Feb 21 to 24, firefighters will camp on the top of Fire Station 6 in support of Muscular Dystrophy. Learn more.
  • Strathcona County is the proud recipient of two FireSmart Canada Awards.
  • Effective December 1, 2015, the Strathcona County Alert system will no longer issue weather related warnings to residents. Weather warnings with an immediate threat to life safety, such as a tornado, will continue to be issued via the SC Alert system as a mandatory alert. Residents are encouraged to seek local weather related information from Environment Canada ,local media, or by downloading weather-specific apps for mobile devices. The decision to remove weather alerts was based on resident feedback, internal resourcing, industry best practices and acknowledgement of other immediate ways to receive weather-related information.
  • Be sure to completely cool any ashes before placing them in your green organics cart.
  • Emergency Services is accredited anISO 9001 Standard. (183.6 KB)
  • Your home may be eligible for for reduced fire insurance rates.
  • Do I need a fire permit? What type of fires require a fire permit in Strathcona County?

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Last updated: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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