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Fire Services

Welcome to the Fire Services for the Municipality of the District of Barrington

Fire Services for the Municipality of the District of Barrington

Fire Services Coordinator

David Kendrick
Phone: (902) 637-2015
Fax: (902) 637-2075
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Fire Departments serving the Municipality

Port Clyde Volunteer Fire Department

285 Port La Tour Road                 
P O Box 2, Clyde River N S, B0W-1R0
902-637-2356

Barrington/Port La Tour Volunteer Fire Department

2346 Highway 3
P O Box 196, Barrington N S, B0W-1E0
902-637-2819

Island Barrington Passage Volunteer Fire Department

1081 Route 330,
P O Box 106, McGray’s Post Office NS, B0W-2G0
902-745-0228

Wood’s Harbour/Shag Harbour Volunteer Fire Department

6883 Highway #3
P O Box 156, Woods Harbour N S, B0W-2E0
902-723-0479

volunteer firefightersThe fire department is the Municipality are and participate in many community events making our community a better place to live.

Fire prevention is very important to our Fire Departments and we believe in going out to the schools and enforcing through education. The benefits of good fire prevention activities such as “Stop, Drop & Roll”, “Escape Drills in the Home (EDITH)”, and “Have Two Ways Out” to name a few.

Mission Statement

All Departments are dedicated to improving, and preserving the quality of life, property, and the environment through education, leadership, and effective response to emergencies.

Vision Statement

All Departments shall provide their communities with exemplary service, while sharing the responsibility with the citizens to develop safe communities.

Objectives

In order to carry out their mission Departments shall:

  • Protect and preserve, life and property from fire, threat of fire, and or any other emergency to their best ability,
  • Promote and encourage Fire Prevention to further an understanding of the dangers of fire,
  • Acquire by way of grant, gift, purchase, bequest, or otherwise, real or personal property to use and apply,
  • Buy, own, hold, lease, mortgage, sell, and convey such real and personal property as may be necessary or desirable,
  • Employ companies, services, and individuals as may be necessary or desirable,
  • Through mutual aid agreements support and assist other departments and agencies.

Tenders are invited for the sale of the following properties:

Property 1: Barrington Fire Station
Property 2: Port La Tour Fire Hall

Please note: Closing on April 1, 2016 at 2:00PM at Barrington Municipal Office, 2447 Highway 3, Barrington, NS

Opening on April 5, 2016 at 7:00PM at Port La Tour Fire Hall, 3169 Port La Tour Road.

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