Chapleau Cree First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Fire Department

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mushkegowuk Council 
Primary Tribal Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service)
  • Responsible for fire prevention and administration of the Ontario Fire Code 
  • Issues applicable burn permits required for brush piles, incinerators and open fires, excluding campfires
 
Provides the following services: 
  • Education  
  • Emergency planning  
  • Fire investigation  
  • Fire suppression  
  • Hazardous materials information  
  • Home safety which includes ensuring all homes are equipped (and annually inspected) with smoke alarms and charged fire extinguishers
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours 
Band Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Sep-Apr * Mon-Thu 8 am-5 pm, Fri 8 am-12 noon, May-Aug
Areas Served Chapleau Cree First Nation
Eligibility Members of Chapleau Cree First Nation
Application Call for assistance
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Oji-Cree, French; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Fire Chief 705-864-1330 
Band Office 705-864-0784
Crisis Phone 9-1-1
Fax 705-864-1760
Website www.chapleaucree.org
Primary Executive Graham Bertrand, Fire Chief, Township of Chapleau; Phone: 705-864-1330; Fax: 705-864-1824; Email: graham@vianet.ca
Alternate Executive Wilbert Wesley, Fire Prevention Officer, Mushkegowuk Council; Phone: 705-658-1111; Fax: 705-658-4035
Site Location Community is approx 5 km SW of town of Chapleau on Hwy 129
Located In Community Chapleau
Address Band Office
828 Fox Lake Rd, Fox Lake Reserve
Chapleau, ON P0M 1K0
 
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Intersection Fox Lake Rd and Hwy 129
Mailing Address c/o Fire Department 
PO Box 400 
Chapleau, ON P0M 1K0
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking -- Accessible with one designated handicapped parking space; Entrance -- Accessible with ramp but no automatic push button doors; Washroom -- Accessible with side holding bar
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)