Fire Department Mission Statement
"To provide the residents of the Municipal District of Foothills No. 31,
a standardized fire prevention and protection service"
NEW MD of Foothills Fire Department Website
If you have an emergency, please call 911.
All open fires require a burning permit prior to lighting. Burning Permits
The only exceptions are fires that are contained fires totally covered with a screen mesh that prevents the escape of sparks or combustible materials. These fire pits or burn barrels must also have a non combustible apron around the perimeter of at least 24" or 61cm.
Failure to comply may result in Fire Response charges and a fine for non compliance.
FireSmart Your Home
Firefighters need your help. Use these tips to PREPARE your home and PROTECT your family and pets. BEWARE of accidentally starting a wildfire!
Residential Recreational Fire Pit Guidelines for Hamlets
For further information, please contact the administrative offices at (403) 652-2341.
For information about wildfire: Alberta Sustainable Resource Development