News and Notices
Posted on Monday, October 31, 2016 04:15 AM
Beat the Silent Killer: Prevent CO in Your Home
Ontario’s Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week runs from November 1 to 7, and Caledon Fire and Emergency Services reminds you to prevent carbon monoxide (CO) in your home by getting all fuel-burning appliances inspected annually.
“In Ontario, more than 80% of injuries and deaths from CO occur in the home,” said Acting Fire Chief Darryl Bailey. “We want to make sure everyone is safe from CO. Get all fuel-burning appliances inspected by a registered contractor.” ...
Posted on Monday, October 03, 2016 12:00 PM
Every smoke alarm has an expiration date
Caledon Fire and Emergency Services (caledon.ca/fire) urges all Caledon residents to know how old their smoke alarms are, and to replace them every 10 years.
Does your home have a working smoke alarm? Do you know how old your smoke alarms are? If you’re like most people, you’re probably not so sure.
A recent survey conducted by National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA) revealed that only a small percentage of people know how old their smoke alarms are, or how...
Posted on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 04:00 AM
The Town of Caledon appoints Acting Fire Chief
Caledon’s Deputy Fire Chief, Operations, Darryl Bailey has been named Acting Fire Chief. This appointment follows the retirement announcement of Caledon’s Fire Chief, David Forfar.
Bailey has worked full time with Caledon Fire & Emergency Services since 2003, following positons as a firefighter in Markham, Welland and Mississauga. He is a certified Municipal Manager with over 20 years practical experience in fire suppression, fire prevention and emergency...
Posted on Monday, September 19, 2016 11:15 AM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 19, 2016
Town of Caledon weekly news now available via email
The Town of Caledon is proud to announce that residents can now receive the Town's official weekly news by email.
“Customer service means listening to what our residents want and then responding professionally,” said Mayor Allan Thompson.
“The great thing about the addition of this eNews delivery is that we’re meeting residents where they are. Some prefer the newspaper. Others prefer email. So we’ll provide...
Posted on Monday, September 19, 2016 03:30 AM
Caledon Walk of Fame Honours Town’s famous residents
The Walk of Fame honours current or past Caledon residents who have made significant contributions locally, nationally and internationally.
This year's inductee is Ken Weber.
UPDATE: View photos from the induction ceremony at caledon.ca/walk.
Mr. Weber, father of four, is an educator, author and historian.
He is a member of the Bruce Trail Conservancy - he and his wife, Cecile, were named “benefactors” by the Trail - and he created an endowment...