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Season of Hope is coming to Caledon

Posted on Monday, November 14, 2022 10:43 AM

November 14, 2022 – The Town of Caledon Fire & Emergency Services is once again teaming up with Caledon Community Services (CCS) to support the ‘Season of Hope’ program, previously known as the Santa Fund. This storied initiative ensures that all Caledon families and children have food and gifts this holiday season.

To assist families with ongoing essential needs and a little bit of extras this holiday season, selected drop off areas will be set up to accept donations throughout our community.

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Fire safety keeps going as Daylight Savings Time ends

Posted on Monday, October 31, 2022 02:34 PM

October 31, 2022 – With the end of Daylight Savings Time on Sunday, November 6, residents are reminded to test smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms when turning clocks back by one hour. Change the Hour, Check the Power. If necessary, replace the batteries or the entire unit. All alarms regardless of if they are powered by electricity or battery should be replaced after 10 years.

November 1-7 is Carbon Monoxide (CO) Awareness Week

Carbon Monoxide (CO) alarms are required in your home if you have...

Mayfield Recreation Complex closed until further notice

Posted on Wednesday, October 05, 2022 01:35 PM

October 5, 2022 – Mayfield Recreation Complex is closed until further notice due to a police investigation in the area.

The Caledon Fire Department and first responders were called at 11:22 a.m. to respond to a bomb threat, and according to local O.P.P., the following locations have been evacuated:

  • Mayfield Secondary School
  • Walmart Plaza
  • Mayfield Recreation Centre

Peel Regional Police are also on scene and have set up a perimeter and are in control of the situation.

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Plan a Record-Breaking Escape during the 100th anniversary of Fire Prevention Week

Posted on Wednesday, October 05, 2022 11:49 AM

October 5, 2022 – The Caledon Fire and Emergency Services encourages all residents to participate in this year’s Fire Prevention WeekTM.  from October 9-15, 2022 by creating a fire escape plan. The theme is “Fire won’t wait. Plan Your Escape.”

Today’s homes burn faster than ever. You may have as little as two minutes to safely escape a home fire from the time the smoke alarm sounds. Your ability to get out of a home during a fire depends on early warning from smoke alarms and advance planning.

“It’s...

Caledon Fire and Emergency Services wants volunteer firefighters to join their team

Posted on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 11:14 AM

September 20, 2022 – The Town of Caledon Fire and Emergency Services department is growing its team by launching a recruitment drive to hire more volunteer firefighters.

These volunteer firefighters will respond to both emergencies and non-emergencies, including fires; medical emergencies; vehicle collisions and more.

Interested applicants must be 18 years of age and up, have a valid G driver’s licence, and live within 8 km of a Caledon Fire Station. They must also attend one of these upcoming mandatory...