Mission Statement

To provide the MD of Foothills the highest quality of service, characterized by responsiveness, integrity and professionalism.

Vision Statement

Where there is no line between our firefighters, our community and our family.

Core Values:

Teamwork • Courage • Compassion • Integrity • Accountability • Training


Family • Safety • Communication • Fire Prevention • One Fire Department

Fire Response Map

The MD of Foothills is located immediately south of the city of Calgary, and encompasses an area of approximately 3,600 square kilometres in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. The MD of Foothills includes the Towns of Okotoks, High River, Turner Valley and Black Diamond, the Village of Longview, and the Eden Valley Indian Reserve. The MD celebrated its 50th Anniversary in 2004, and the 2011 census put its population at 21,258.

Services offered:

  • Fire Suppression
  • Emergency Medical Response, First Response
  • Vehicle Accidents, Vehicle Extrication
  • Swift Water Rescue
  • Ice Rescue
  • Fire Prevention
  • Public Education