Thunder Bay (City of). Fire Rescue

Site: James Fire Station

Service: Fire Station

Description & Services
Public Comments
  • Recreational Burning Permit is required for: fire pits, outdoor fireplaces and chimineas 
  • Fire-Open Burning Permit is required for: Brush piles
Description (Service)
  • Responds to emergencies as dispatched by 911 
  • Provides fire suppression, vehicle extrication, ice and water rescue, high and low angle rescue, hazardous materials response, medical assistance and fire fighter defibrillation 
  • Offers tours of fire stations for individuals and groups 
  • Issues open burning and recreational burning permits
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility Permits are only issued to residents of Thunder Bay
Application
  • Apply for a burning permit on the website or visit a local fire station 
  • Site inspections are required
Languages English
Fees Service - Open burning permits
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-577-8079
Crisis Phone 9-1-1
Website www.thunderbay.ca/fire
Primary Executive John Hay, Fire Chief; Phone: 807-625-2101; Email: jhay@thunderbay.ca
Site Location South Ward
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 501 Churchill Dr
Thunder Bay, ON P7C 1W2
 
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Intersection Churchill Dr and Westminster St
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Funding City / Town