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Media Release – November 11, 2021

News & Notices Public Notices Media Release – November 11, 2021
November 11, 2021

November 11, 2021 - Noon

Manitouwadge, ON – Council and senior administration met with representatives of the
Manitouwadge Volunteer Fire Department at a Special Council meeting held on November 10,
2021 to listen to the concerns raised by the members.

Mayor John MacEachern commented, “We are pleased with the respectful discussion held last
night and continue to remain committed to addressing their concerns. We respect the role that
our volunteer firefighters have in our community and how integral they are to ensuring
community safety for our residents.”

Another Council meeting with the representatives of the volunteer fire service will be scheduled
next week to respond to the concerns raised by the members.

The Manitouwadge Volunteer Fire Department has stated they are prepared to provide
Emergency Response Services to the community in the interim.


For media inquiries, please contact:
John MacEachern, Mayor
807-826-3227 x 224