Bonnechere Valley Fire Department
P.O. Box 100
Fire Chief: Dave Murphy
About The Bonnechere Valley Fire Department
The Township of Bonnechere Valley is served by a 911 emergency system.
In the event of an emergency, residents should call 911 from a safe location and provide the requested information to the call center.
If the emergency requires the fire service dispatch will page firefighters to respond.
The Bonnechere Valley Fire Department has an authorized limit of 40 firefighters and has two fire halls. Eganville Hall is located at 49 Bonnechere St. E. in the Village of Eganville and Sebastopol Hall is located 121 Janet Drive in the Hamlet of Foymount.
Members serving on the Bonnechere Valley Fire Department are committed to providing the community with emergency response services which include:
- Structural fire fighting including rescue
- Vehicle fire fighting
- Grass, bush, forestry fire fighting
- Automatic aid
- Mutual aid
- Awareness level hazardous materials
- Vehicle accidents
- Vehicle extrication
- Water and ice rescue – shore based ambulance assist only
- Public assistance
- Ambulance assistance
- Police assistance
- Public utilities assistance
- Community emergency plan participation
- Role as Assistant to the Fire Marshal
The Township of Bonnechere Valley has a by-law which establishes the requirements to conduct open air burns.
In order to conduct an open air burn residents must obtain a burn permit from the township office....Learn more
We all share a responsibility to keep families and homes safe from fire by:
The Bonnechere Valley Fire Department supports fire prevention through public education. Some of the fire prevention initiatives offered to the community include:...Learn more
When a building is constructed it must be built to the standards specified by the Ontario Building Code. Once a building is issued an occupancy permit, the Ontario Fire Code takes effect. The owner of a building is responsible to ensure compliance with the Ontario Fire Code. Under the Fire Prevention and Protection Act municipalities are responsible for enforcing the Ontario Fire Code within their boundaries.
The Bonnechere Valley Fire Department conducts inspections and enforces compliance with the Ontario Fire Code. Our inspection practices include:...Learn more
Did you ever want to be a firefighter when you grew up?
Children often dream of becoming a firefighter but end up pursuing other careers. For those who still have the ambition it may not be too late to fulfill the dream of becoming a member of the fire service.
Serving with the Bonnechere Valley Fire Department is a challenging and rewarding experience....Learn more
NoticesCanada 150 EventsEganville Water Tower UpgradesSno Drifters Landfill Site Open Monday to Thursday (8 am to 12 noon) and Saturday (9 am to 3 pm) - After July 1stCommunity NewsletterFlood InformationRecycling Calendar
August 4th, 2017Eganville Farmers' Market Honey FestivalChildren's Activity Area each week in July & August - varies each week and could be crafts,...Music in the ParkLocation: Eganville's Centennial Park Music in the Park takes place every Wednesday and...Homecoming WeekendSchedule of Events for Friday, August 4th Friends of the Library 5th Annual Giant Book Sale...Eganville Farmers Market - Niagara PeachesThe Eganville Farmers' Market will be taking pre-orders for Niagara Peaches for Fridays...
August 5th, 2017Homecoming WeekendHomecoming Weekend Schedule of Events for Saturday, August 5th: The Reunion - A Homecoming...
August 6th, 2017Homecoming Weekend Homecoming Weekend Schedule of Events for Sunday, August 6th: Eganville Fire Department's...
August 7th, 2017Sand Road Wastesite - CLOSED August 7thLocation: Sand Road Wastesite The Sand Road Wastesite will be closed on Monday, August 7, 2017...
August 8th, 2017Municipal Office - CLOSED August 7thLocation: Bonnechere Valley Municipal Office The Municipal office will be closed on Monday,...
August 9th, 2017Council MeetingCouncil meets twice a month on the first and third Tuesdays. We start with a committee...Music in the ParkLocation: Eganville's Centennial Park Music in the Park takes place every Wednesday and...Stone Fence Theatre ProductionLocation: Rankin Culture & Recreation Centre Stone Fence Theatre Production of Stick Out...
August 12th, 2017Musical Entertainment by Dave Souliere at the Bonnechere MuseumLocation: Bonnechere Museum Join the Bonnechere Museum on Saturday, August 12th as...
August 15th, 2017Council Meeting CancelledThe regular Meetings of Council for August 1st and August 15th, 2017 have been rescheduled. ...
August 16th, 2017Music in the ParkLocation: Eganville's Centennial Park Music in the Park takes place every Wednesday and...
August 23rd, 2017Music in the ParkLocation: Eganville's Centennial Park Music in the Park takes place every Wednesday and...
August 25th, 2017Music in the ParkLocation: Eganville's Centennial Park Music in the Park takes place every Wednesday and...Art Show at Bonnechere MuseumLocation: Bonnechere Museum The Bonnechere Museum is hosting an Art Show on August 25, 26, &...Eganville Farmers' MarketChildren's Activity Area each week in July & August - varies each week and could be crafts,...
August 26th, 2017Art Show at Bonnechere MuseumLocation: Bonnechere Museum The Bonnechere Museum is hosting an Art Show on August 25, 26, &...