Fire

The municipality has agreements with three volunteer fire departments to provide fire service to four different areas of the Township.

Oil Springs Fire Dept

The Oil Springs Fire Department covers the southern portion of the municipality and are responsible for providing fire protection to areas within the boundary lines of Lots 1-31, Concession 1,2 and 3 inclusive and Lots 1-26, Concession 4,5,6 and 7 inclusive.

Fire Chief: Michael Cumming
Oil Springs Fire Hall phone is 519-834-2011

Inwood Fire Dept

The Inwood Fire Department covers the middle eastern portion of the municipality and are responsible for providing fire protection to areas within the boundary lines of Lots 27-32, Concession 4,5,6 and 7 inclusive.

Fire Chief: Rob Howlett
Inwood Fire Hall phone is 519-844-2612

Petrolia & N Enniskillen Fire Dept

The Petrolia & North Enniskillen Fire Department covers the middle to northern portion of the municipality and are responsible for providing fire protection to areas within the boundary lines of Lots 1-31, Concession 8,9,10,11,12 and 13 inclusive.

Fire Chief: Lawerence Swift
Petrolia & North Enniskillen Fire Hall phone is 519-882-2020

Open Burn Permission

The municipality requires that owners of property in “agricultural areas only” provide notice of open air burning.  Notification of open burns are then provided to the local fire departments and central dispatch headquarters.  Farmers are encouraged to plan ahead to call the municipal office at least 24 hours before lighting the fire.  Fires are only permitted during day light hours.   The application for an open air burn is available by either calling or visiting the municipal office.