Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reserve

Site: Wikwemikong Fire Department

Service: Volunteer Fire Department

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Unaffiliated  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Manitoulin Island Treaty
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  
  • Coordinates training for local volunteer firefighters  
  • Works to surpass the current standards for the First Nations Fire and Rescue
 
Provides the following services:  
  • Education and awareness  
  • Emergency planning  
  • Fire investigation  
  • Fire suppression  
  • Hazardous materials information  
  • Home safety
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm 
Emergencies Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Wikwemikong
Eligibility Members of Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reserve
Application Call for assistance
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-859-2011
Fax Call first 705-859-2011
E-Mail admin@wikyfire.ca
Website www.wikwemikong.ca
Primary Executive Bernie Brant, Fire Chief; Email: firechief@wikyfire.ca
Site Location Community is approx 50 km S of Little Current along Hwy 6 at E end of Manitoulin Island on N Georgian Bay
Located In Community Wikwemikong
Address 25 B Sesame St
Wikwemikong, ON P0P 2J0
 
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Intersection Sesame St and Wikwemikong Way
Mailing Address c/o Wikwemikong Fire Department 
PO Box 112 
Wikwemikong, ON P0P 2J0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)