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Contact Information:

Fire ChiefNelson Johnson705-286-1202
ext. 560
Clerical Assistant – Public Works and Emergency ServicesMelanie Oates705-286-3144
ext. 500
Minden Hills Fire
12418 Highway 35
Mailing AddressP.O. Box 359Minden ON, K0M 2K0

Non-Emergency Contact Numbers:

Police (TTY/Teletypewriter)12598 Hwy 351-888-310-1133
Emergency Medical Services
6 South Street, Haliburton ON,
K0M 1S0
AdministrationT: 705-457-1616
F: 705-457-1203
Hydro One T:1-800-434-1235
Poison Information Centre 1-800-268-9017

The Minden Hills Fire Department provides emergency response and fire protection, prevention, and education to our community.

The Minden Hills Fire Department is comprised of dedicated men and women who volunteer their time to serve whose who live, work and visit the Township. The Minden Hills Fire Department is staffed by a Fire Chief, Deputy Fire Chief, 3 Captains, Training Officer, 22 Firefighters, and a General Clerical Assistant.

We are part of a team of emergency service workers that are on-call 24 hours a day and respond to incidents such as automobile collisions, medical emergencies, and fires. Firefighters attend bi-weekly training sessions, focusing on practical firefighting skills and the proper use and maintenance of equipment.

Our department strives to promote Fire Prevention and Safety awareness by providing fire and public safety education on a number of topics such as smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, fire escape planning, fire safety and seasonal safety.

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