Ontario invests C$47M in building, upgrading three forest-fire response facilities to support quick responses to wildfires on almost 90 million hectares of Crown land
July 26, 2013
– Ontario is making communities safer and protecting the province's forests by building and upgrading three forest fire response centres.
These upgrades will include:
Construction at all three locations is expected to begin later this year and will create construction jobs in all three communities.
Investing in public safety and forest firefighting infrastructure is part of the Ontario government's plan to support local economies and keep families and communities safe.