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Tag Archives: Bonnyville Regional Fire Authority

No personal use of fireworks in Town: BRFA

Due to COVID-19, the annual Canada Day fireworks are cancelled in Bonnyville this year. Residents are being reminded by the Bonnyville Regional Fire Authority that personal use of fireworks within town limits is prohibited. Fireworks are also not permitted in the Forest Protection Area within the M.D. of Bonnyville. For …

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Partial fire ban in place in the M.D. of Bonnyville

A partial fire ban is in effect as of Tuesday in the M.D. of Bonnyville outside of the Forest Protection Area. The ban includes the Village of Glendon and the Summer Villages of Bonnyville Beach and Pelican Narrows, but does not apply to the City of Cold Lake or Town …

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Edmonton Eskimos pay visit to BRFA to celebrate first responders

Edmonton Eskimos offensive lineman Matt O’Donnell, left, and kicker Sean Whyte, right, learn about first responders duties from Ken Hesson, assistant division chief of medical operations for the Bonnyville Regional Fire Authority. It was a day to celebrate first responders with special guests. Edmonton Eskimos Matt O’Donnell, Sean Whyte, Almondo …

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Fort Kent and Ardmore Fire Halls construction could begin soon

After restarting the engineering, the Fort Kent and Ardmore Fire Halls construction project could begin soon. The M.D. of Bonnyville council approved the tender for the fire halls project at Wednesday’s meeting for just under $5 million. The initial projections for the project was to begin construction in spring 2019. …

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Infrastructure upgrades may be needed for Next Generation 911

If there is a time to do infrastructure upgrades for the emergency services in Bonnyville, now would be the time to start looking at it, said Bonnyville Regional Fire Authority fire chief Jay Melvin. In preparation for Next Generation 911, the Canada-wide program that will allow people to send pictures, …

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BRFA adds details to CNRL Beartrap Facility fire

The Bonnyville Regional Fire Authority has given more details on the fire at CNRL’s Beartrap facility. BRFA Fire Chief Jay Melvin said fire crews from Bonnyville, Fort Kent, Ardmore, La Corey and Iron River responded near 1am on Sunday, Aug. 25 to the CNRL site. Seven apparatus were on scene …

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