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Fire Department

The Fire Department operates on a volunteer basis. 

If you wish to join the team then please click the link opposite: Alberta Volunteer Firefighter.

Alternatively please contact the Fire Chief for more information (contact details are provided below):

Fire Station2114 - 20th Ave, Bowden
Acting Fire ChiefMatt Firmston
Emergency phone number911
General enquiries phone number(403) 224 2246

Open Fires and Fire Pits

The Town of Bowden is regulated by the Red Deer County Fire Services Bylaw.

Open fires are not permitted within the Town unless you apply for a burn permit.

Please refer to the Red Deer County Protective Services web site using the link found within the "Resources and Useful Links” tab opposite for information relating to Red Deer County Fire Service, Search & Rescue.

An acceptable fire pit within a residential property is allowed (in accordance with the Red Deer County Fire Services Bylaw and any applicable Town of Bowden Bylaw).