Fire Department

Through professionalism, dedication, integrity, and training the White River Fire Department works to safeguard the lives and property and to enhance the quality of life of the people in and around White River. This will be accomplished by providing a vast range of emergency services, strong public relations, and fire safety education. We also endeavor to protect and preserve the health of our membership and return our personnel safely to their families.


White River Fire Department

Jeremy Britten,   Fire Chief

608 Elgin St., P.O. Box 307

White River, ON  P0M 3G0

Phone: 807-822-2229

Fax: 807-822-2719




Jeremy Britten -  Fire Chief

Harold Warren -  Deputy Chief

James Walsh - Captain 

Terry Halverson - Captain           


Ted Greenwood - Firefighter

Scott Martin - Firefighter

Paul Ducharme - Firefighter                                         

Steve Kwasnicia - Firefighter

RJ Sedore - Firefighter                                           

Ronald St Louis - Firefighter


Gibson Bell - Firefighter

Alyre Dennis - Firefighter

Logan Lewis - Firefighter

Brandon Lundquist - Firefighter

Rick Greenwood - Firefighter





The White River Volunteer fire department is accepting applications for volunteer firefighters who are driven, dedicated and willing to learn. You can gain many valuable life skills such as remaining calm in stressful situations, learning to maintain equipment in order to keep it in a constant state of readiness. With us, you can learn the value of hard work and gain a sense of purpose by helping those in need. 


If you would like to apply to be a part of our team, please complete a FIRE DEPARTMENT APPLICATION.