Following guidance from the province's Restart BC Plan and new health and safety regulations from WorkSafeBC, we are taking all necessary steps to protect public health and maintain the safety of our employees.
Wildfire in Deep Cove
Around 8pm on September 9, District of North Vancouver Fire and Rescue Services (DNVFRS) responded to multiple reports of a wildfire along Sunshine Falls in the Woodlands area. Firefighters were able to control the wildfire at around 12:30am on September 10, with clean up operations beginning in the morning.
While the fire displayed aggressive behaviour, firefighters actively controlled the fire. No homes were damaged and no evacuations required.
The DNVFRS public safety team is in the neighbourhood to discuss the incident with residents & provide support with incorporating FireSmart practices around their homes.
Thank you to our firefighters, the North Vancouver RCMP, BC Wildfire Services, North Vancouver City Fire Department, West Vancouver Fire Department, Vancouver Fire and Rescue, and BC Ambulance Services for your support.