Chatham-Kent Fire & Emergency Services is an all-hazards community safety department with the responsibility to care for the community through prevention, public education and response.
CKFES encompasses Fire Services, Emergency Medical Services and Emergency Management. Careful coordination and overlap in all three key areas make for a well-integrated and effective public safety and pre-hospital health care service.
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Open Burn Permits, please visit the
Permits section of our website.
Fire Chief - Chris Case
Chief of Operations - John Praill
Chief of Logistics - Adam Walters
Chief of Prevention & Community Safety - Ken Labonte
Chief of Training & Safety - Sean McRoberts
Administrative Support Staff
Executive Assistant - Amy Blair
Administrative Assistant - Kass Cerda
Administrative Assistant - Kerry McDonald