YELLOWKNIFE (October 11, 2017) – Each year, the Department of Municipal and Community Affairs, recognizes members of the NWT Fire Service for their work in protecting our families and homes from the threat of fire by presenting the annual Fire Service Merit Awards.
NWT Fire Service Merit Awards are granted based on nominations from community members and fire chiefs, to honour and recognize individuals and community fire departments for their significant contribution to fire safety and fire service across the territory.
The 2017 award recipients are:
Recognizing the contributions and achievements of fire fighters is an important part of promoting and recognizing the NWT Fire Service. Community fire departments provide vital education and protection services that contribute to sustainable, vibrant, and safe communities.
For more information, contact:
Communications and Website Advisor
Department of Municipal and Community Affairs
Government of Northwest Territories
(867) 767-9162 – extension 21044