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Cloud of toxic fumes near North York fertilizer plant prompts police to close Hwy. 400 in the area CP24   An industrial incident that sent a plume of toxic smoke into the air caused some major backups on Toronto highways Wednesday.... Read more >
Faraday tender for Fire Services review decision deferred Hamilton Spectator   At their April 7 meeting, Faraday council were presented with the bids from a tender that had been put out for a consultant to undertake a fire services... Read more >
Fire at Stoney Creek seniors' building will cost millions to fix, chief says CBC   Hamilton's fire chief says it will likely cost millions of dollars to fix a seniors' building in lower Stoney Creek after a ... Read more >
Fire services receive funding for training, safety inspections Mid North Monitor   Local fire services are receiving $71,400 from the Ontario government for training and safety inspection programs. Nipissing MPP Vic Fedeli announced... Read more >
Matheson limits outdoor burning during declared emergency TimminsToday.com   With a declared emergency in Black River-Matheson due to a COVID-19 outbreak within staff, the fire chief is limiting the burning that is allowed within the... Read more >
North Simcoe fire departments receiving a combined $30,000 in government funding Simcoe.com   Fire departments in Midland, Penetanguishene, Tiny and Tay will be receiving a combined $30,000 in funding from the provincial government to... Read more >
Ontario supporting fire services in Huron-Bruce during COVID-19 Clinton News Record   Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson has announced that the Ontario Government is investing $83,500 to help local fire services throughout the riding... Read more >
Ottawa's fire chief receives COVID-19 vaccine, urges everyone to get the first shot you're eligible for CTV   OTTAWA -- Ottawa's fire chief has received his first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Chief Kim Ayotte tweeted out a... Read more >
Pettapiece pays tribute to retiring North Perth fire chief MyStratfordNow.com   Perth Wellington’s MPP is paying tribute to North Perth’s long-time fire chief. The municipality announced on Tuesday that Fire Chief Ed Smith... Read more >
Province antes up cash to aid local firefighters amid pandemic Orillia Matters   MPP for Simcoe North Jill Dunlop, announced today that the Ontario Government is investing $49,100 to help Fire Services in Simcoe North address the... Read more >