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FirefightersThe Public Safety and Fire Department provide 24 hour-a-day emergency services in fire protection, fire prevention, animal control, search & rescue (SAR), updating Emergency Measures Plan (EMP) and medical response with assistance from the CNE Public Health First Responders' Wilderness team, Cree Health Board, and Eeyou Eenou Police Force. We also work together with Transport Canada on the Emergency Response Team (EMP) on the Eastmain River Airport. With these responsibilities, we do our best to provide these services to reduce the loss of life & property and spare the community of Eastmain from all types of hazards.
Fire Hall At our office, we have three full time officers, fourteen certified volunteer fire fighters with four recruits. Also, fourteen certified Forest Fire Fighters and fifteen certified First Responders for our Ambulance service.

Public Safety Office (Fire Hall)
58 Opinaca Rd. P.O. Box 89
Eastmain, Quebec

Phone 819-977-3080
Emergency 819-977-2911
Fax 819-977-2332

Public Safety Director; Ivan Gilpin [ext. 222]
Fire Chief; Roger Weapenicappo [ext. 223]
Deputy Fire Chief; Darryl Gilpin [ext. 226]
Fire Prevention Officer; Eliza Moses [ext. 224]
Isabelle Cheezo [ext. 221]
Emergency Room [ext. 227]
Public Security
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Media Gallery
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Photos: G. Legrady Photos of Eastmain 1973

Smart Cities Challenge

Smart Cities Challenge 2018

Eastmain Net-Zero Energy Project
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