Lac Ste. Anne County Fire Services was a proud participant in the August 4 Alberta Beach Polynesian Days Parade, and the August 6 Rochfort Bridge Parade.
Firefighters from East Station, Station 3, Station 4, Station 5, and Station 7 came together during these community events to promote joining the County's great Fire Service, and to showcase their services and personnel to the public. The parades were both well-attended, and the fire crews thoroughly enjoyed the positive feedback from the high-energy crowds. All in attendance were very impressed with the fleet and its members; particularly how professional everyone appeared. Fire Services members joined Councillors in attendance and represented the County with pride
The units and personnel were on display at these events to showcase Lac Ste. Anne County Fire Services, and to promote their ongoing recruitment campaign. Those interested in learning more about becoming a County Firefighter are encouraged to visit CountyFire.ca.
Polynesian Days Parade
The following County Fire Services equipment was showcased in the parade:
Engine 1, Rescue 2, from East Station
Squad 3 from Station 3 Rich Valley
Squad 5 and zodiac boat from Station 5, Darwell
Canam Side by Side wildland unit, and Engine 4 from Station 4, Sangudo
East Station members attending: Captain Brent Sanderson; Lt. Tyler McCoy; and Firefighters Amy Carter, Doug White, Josh Pare-White, Mackenzie Maidment, Tyler Schilberg, and Josh Surrette.
Station 3 members attending: Captain Edward Pardy; and Firefighters Jeff Protz and Milos Tajek.
Station 4 member attending: District Chief Edward Gifford.
Station 5 members attending: District Chief Eugene Lewis; and Firefighter Haley Hill.
Station 7 member attending: Captain Renee Topley.
Rochfort Bridge Parade
Three County Fire Services members were in attendance: County Fire Chief Randy Schroeder; Captain Angie Schroeder; and Firefighter Tom Savage.
Units on display were Mayerthorpe Fire Department’s Rescue 1 – Highway Rescue Vehicle, and Engine 4 out of Station 4, Sangudo.