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Posted Thursday, November 01, 2018

Beat the Silent KillerOntario's Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week runs from November 1-7, and Port Hope Fire and Emergency Services reminds you to prevent carbon monoxide (CO) in your home by getting all fuel-burning appliances inspected annually. “In Ontario, more than 65% of injuries and deaths from CO occur in the home,” said Port Hope Fire Chief C. Ryan Edgar. “We want to make sure everyone is safe from CO. Get all fuel-burning appliances inspected by a registered contractor.” Visit COSafety...

Posted Thursday, November 01, 2018

Remember - Change your Clocks, Change your Alarm BatteriesWhen setting clocks back one hour on Sunday, November 4th remember to also change smoke alarm and carbon monoxide (CO) alarm batteries. “It’s a habit that’s both simple and life-saving,” says Fire Chief C. Ryan Edgar. "We urge everyone to not only change their batteries when they change their clocks but also set a reminder to test their alarms once every month.”

Posted Friday, October 26, 2018

Halloween_Safety_Tips.pdfTo help prepare the witches, goblins, and super-heroes across the municipality, Port Hope Fire and Emergency Services offers some Halloween Safety Tips for a safe and enjoyable trick-or-treat holiday. Halloween should be filled with surprise and enjoyment, and following some common sense practices can keep events safer and more fun!

Posted Monday, October 15, 2018

Volunteer Firefighter Recruitment NightVOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTER RECRUITMENT INFORMATION NIGHT You and your family are cordially invited to attend the Port Hope Fire and Emergency Services Recruit Information Night on Thursday, October 18th, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. The session will take place on the upper level of the Port Hope Community Hub, located at 5325 County Road 10, Port Hope (Canton). All attendees are invited to provide an updated copy of their current cover letter and resume that evening. If your package is already on file with ...

Posted Friday, October 05, 2018

Fire Station Open HouseYou are invited to the PORT HOPE FIRE AND EMERGENCY SERVICES OPEN HOUSE October 9, 2018 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Station 1 - 245 Ontario Street, Port Hope Station 2 - 4366 County Road 2, Welcome Station 3 - 3585 Ganaraska Road, Garden Hill Colour in Sparky and Simon on the attached page. Return your sheet to one of the fire stations on October 9th for a chance to win a surprise! Each fire station will have activities, fire safety information and most of all FUN! Come by and br...

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