Fire News

Posted On Wednesday, January 22, 2020

NEWS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 22, 2020
Increased Water Levels and Flows
Public Reminded to Practice Personal Preparedness
 
Gravenhurst, ON – The Trent Severn Waterway has issued a Public Safety Notice for water levels and increased flows in the Muskoka area that are part of the Trent Severn Waterway.
Flows from Lake Simcoe are being maximized in order to address higher than normal water levels caused by the recent...

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Posted On Friday, January 10, 2020

WinterStorm Plow_blue MEDIA RELEASE
January 10, 2020
 
Hazardous Winter Storm Forecasted for Weekend
Exercise Personal Preparedness  
Gravenhurst, ON – Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement with the potential for significant precipitation amounts this weekend.  A combination of rain, freezing rain, ice pellets and snow is expected. Localized flooding in some areas of the municipality is possible especially near moving water...

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Posted On Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Joint Forces Impaired3_MEDIA First Responders Join Forces in Muskoka
A United Front to Combat Impaired Driving
 
Gravenhurst, ON - Drivers in Gravenhurst who encounter a Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere (R.I.D.E.) Spot Check this festive season may see more than police officers out combating impaired driving. Other first responders are joining ranks with the Ontario Provincial Police (O.P.P.) to send a strong message discouraging impaired driving.
“Our firefighters often...

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Posted On Monday, November 04, 2019

Gravenhurst Fire Department Toy Drive MEDIA RELEASE November 4, 2019   Fire Department Annual Toy Drive Fast Approaching Members Teaming Up with the Chamber and Salvation Army to Help Santa!     Gravenhurst, ON - The jolly old man in is set to descend on Gravenhurst and firefighters are anxiously preparing to help him out once again this year. The Gravenhurst Santa Claus Parade, sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce is set to go on Saturday November 23th , and your local firefighters...
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Posted On Thursday, October 31, 2019

Gravenhurst Fire Logo NEWS RELEASE
October 31, 2019
Gravenhurst Landlord Fined for Multiple Alarm Violations Following Fire
Absence of Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms Cited
 
Gravenhurst, ON – A Brampton based landlord was issued with multiple citations after an investigation into conditions at his Bishop Street four-plex were prompted by a fire earlier this week. On Tuesday (October 29) evening around 9pm, Gravenhurst Firefighters were called to a fire in...

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