Fire Department Accreditation
The Town of Kearney Fire & Emergency Services has been awarded
Fire Department Superior Water Tanker Shuttle Accreditation as of August 27, 2018
Current Fire Rating: HIGH
(Last updated: June 4, 2020)
*NOTE: The Town of Kearney webpage may not provide the most updated fire rating. The most updated and current Forest Fire Rating Boards can be found at the Kearney Community Centre located at 8 Main St., Kearney, ON.
For more information, please contact:
Paul Schaefer, Fire Chief
*NOTE: Setting off fireworks and sky lanterns is prohibited in Kearney and is not allowed. See By-Law 2018-24 for more information.
The Town of Kearney requires that property owners obtain a fire permit before proceeding with any outdoor fires. Fire permits can be purchased on April 1st, 2018 and is only valid for the year of issue.
Short-term permits can be obtained at the following locations:
- Kearney Fire Hall (111 Main St. Kearney)
- Kearney Community Centre (8 Main St., Kearney)
- Kearney General Store (98 Main St., Kearney)
- Fetterley’s Garage (1770 Highway 518 East, Kearney)
- Rickward’s Small Motors Inc. (1914 Hwy 518, Kearney)
Please visit Ontario’s Fire Rules and Permits or call the Town office if you require additional information.