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Fire Departments

The M.D of Opportunity #17 communities are served by four volunteer departments, which are located in Wabasca, Sandy Lake, Calling Lake and Red Earth Creek. The municipality provides operational and capital funding to all of the fire departments. 


If you are interested in joining your local fire department, please contact your local fire chief:

            Fire Department                          Fire Chief                                Phone Number                                        Email

               Wabasca                                       Lee Bissell                                780-891-8448              

             Sandy Lake                                    Jason Noskiye                           780-273-1333            

             Calling Lake                                  Barry Schmidt                           780-891-8185         

          Red Earth Creek                               Joshua Peer                             780-649-6442               

Call 911 if you have an emergency situation requiring fire department response