Lac Ste. Anne County Council today signed a fire services mutual aid agreement with the Town of Onoway. This agreement is designed to strengthen the collaborative potential between Lac Ste. Anne County Fire Services and Onoway Regional Fire Rescue, with the overarching objective of better servicing and safeguarding the community at large.
Lac Ste. Anne County wishes to congratulate Randy Schroeder, County Fire Chief / District Fire Chief for District 6 - Mayerthorpe, for receiving the 20 Year Exemplary Service Award Medal For Fire Service. A valued member of the County’s Fire Services team for many years, Chief Schroeder has recently been recognized on the provincial level for his selfless dedication to the crews he stewards, and to the communities he safeguards.
On July 9, 2016 Lac Ste. Anne County achieved a significant milestone in regional fire services collaboration. At noon on this historic day, Mayor Bill Hegy and Chief Tony Alexis of Alexis Nakota Sioux First Nation of Treaty 6 signed their first ever mutual aid agreement. A boon to County dwellers and First Nations residents alike, this landmark agreement stands as a model of how neighbouring regions can work together to better service and safeguard the community at large.