Marathon (Town of)

Site: Emergency Services

Service: Volunteer Fire Department

Description & Services
Description (Service) Operates a volunteer fire department 
  • 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 fire safety and prevention education 
  • Vehicle extrication on a 100 kilometer stretch of the TransCanada Highway 
  • Provides a variety of rescue, including ground-based, snowmobile-based and water and ice Rescue 
  • Provides free home fire safety inspections for residents, and will install smoke detectors if requested
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Marathon
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for information or assistance
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-229-1340 ext 2227
Crisis Phone 9-1-1
Fax 807-229-1999
Website www.marathon.ca
Primary Executive Rick Kerster, Emergency Services Manager and Fire Chief; Email: firechief@marathon.ca
Located In Community Marathon
Address 6 Hemlo Dr
Marathon, ON P0T 2E0
 
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Intersection Hemlo Dr and Jackson Cres
Physical Access Unknown
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Funding City / Town