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Coronation Park

Oakville urges residents to use caution around waterfront

Lake Ontario levels continue to rise and with more rain expected this weekend, the Town of Oakville is urging residents to use caution around Oakville and Bronte Harbours.

Nishan Duraiappah, Deputy Chief, Halton Regional Police Service; Greg Sage, Chief, Paramedic Services, Halton Region; Gary Carr, Halton Regional Chair; Ralph Blauel, Chief, Emergency Management, Halton Region; and Gerry Lieferink, Platoon Chief, Oakville Fire,

Halton Region joins partners to encourage emergency preparedness

In recognition of Emergency Preparedness Week, running May 7 to 14, Halton Region and its emergency management partners encourage residents to take precautions to reduce the impact of a potential emergency in their community.

Emergency Cool Weather Car Kit

Oakville Residents to prepare for the first 72 hours of an emergency

Now that winter weather has arrived, the Oakville Fire department is encouraging residents to prepare a 72-hour emergency kit to stay safe.

Ambulance

Halton EMS saved two Oakville Teens who were swept into fast moving water

The Halton Regional Police Service, Oakville Fire and Halton Paramedics worked together to rescue two youths stranded in Sixteen Mile Creek on Wednesday January 4th, 2017. At approximately 10:30 am the two teens ages 13 ...

Kidde Combo Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors recalled

Kidde Combo Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors recalled

The Oakville Fire department is advising residents of a recent smoke and carbon monoxide detector recall.

EpiPen

Oakville Fire adding EpiPens to trucks in January 2017

Starting in January 2017, all fire trucks of the Oakville Fire Department will carry lifesaving EpiPens to treat people experiencing severe allergic reactions. Council approved the staff recommendation on Monday, November 14, 2016. An Epinephrine Auto ...

Halton Regional Police Truck - Ford 2014 Explorer

Fire Re-ignites home: Fire in South East Oakville causing Road Closures

On November 13th, 2016, at 7:15 pm, the Halton Regional Police, Oakville Fire Department, and Halton EMS re-attended 1208 Colborne Court, Oakville, in response to a fully engulfed home. This home previously caught on fire ...

Blue Flame

Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week – November 1st to 7th, 2016

As part of Carbon Monoxide (CO) Awareness Week from November 1-7, the Oakville Fire department is encouraging residents that have a fuel-burning appliance, fireplace or attached garage to install and maintain carbon monoxide alarms.

Mr. Boissonneault

Town of Oakville appoints Paul Boissonneault as Deputy Fire Chief

Following an extensive national search, Paul Boissonneault has been appointed as Oakville’s deputy fire chief of operations. He assumes his new role starting Monday, October 24, 2016.

Open Fire

Oakville Fire re-issues partial fire ban: August 4, 2016

The Town of Oakville Fire department has issued a partial ban on open burning due to the prolonged hot, dry weather.

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