LeRoy & District Volunteer Fire Department
The LeRoy & District Volunteer Fire Department covers the R.M of LeRoy and the area East of Highway #6 to Quill Lake. There are 30 volunteer members, which includes 6 officers. Currently there are 2 Junior Fire-Fighters and an additional 6 back-up members.
The Chief and Deputy Chief are certified Level 1 Instructors. All fire personnel receive IFSTA certificates through Carleton Trail College and the SVFFA.
The LeRoy & District Volunteer Fire Department has 4 apparatuses, which consist of a seven seat rescue van (R91J), a six seat brush fire truck (U91J), a three seat front mount pumper with a 1000 gallon tank (E91J) and recently took possession of a 1996 five seat Hub fire truck with a 1000 gallon tank and deck gun (E92J).
Lanigan & District Ambulance – LeRoy Branch
The LeRoy Ambulance is a satellite of the Lanigan Ambulance Service. The LeRoy Ambulance provides 24 hour EMS coverage to the community. The crew in LeRoy consists of two full-time Primary Care Paramedics, two casual PCPs and two full-time Emergency Medical Responders and one casual EMR.
The Team boasts a new Demers Chevy 3500 4 x 4 Ambulance as its front line vehicle. The Town of LeRoy also has 6 volunteer First Responders.
NOTICE TO RESIDENTS UNDER THE
LeRoy & District Fire Department
The LeRoy and District Fire Department requires that any resident or individual contact the 9-1-1 dispatcher before the commencement of a controlled burn and upon completion. A controlled burn includes stubble fires, grass fires, old buildings etc. If an unreported controlled burn is responded to by the fire department, the landowner or resident will be charged $1,000.00 per hour.
To Report a CONTROLLED BURN PLEASE CALL:
(This number is answered 24/7 – 365 days)
When reporting a Controlled Burn you will be asked the following questions:
What is your land location?
What is your RM number?
Who is your Fire Service Provider?
What are location details?
What are you burning?
How long will your burn last?
Name and phone number
You will be asked to call back, once the burn has been completed.
PLEASE CALL 9-1-1 IF YOU SEE A FIRE, DO NOT CALL THE LOCAL FIRE DEPARTMENT MEMBERS OR THE MUNICIPALITY.