Emergency Services

Find information on emergency services in the Town of Coalhurst, including available services and contact information.


If there is any emergency that requires Police, Fire or Ambulance dial 911.
If someone needs an ambulance for any reason you should be dialing 911.

If you have any question or inquiry of a non-emergent nature call (403)327-3340. This number is for inquiry only.

For after-hours public works emergencies, contact the Town of Coalhurst Public Works,
at (403) 634-1627.

The following contact numbers are for non-emergent situations:

Royal Canadian Mounted Police (Lethbridge detachment): complaint (403) 329-5010;
administration (403) 329-5080
Coaldale RCMP Non-Emergency complaint line (403)345-5000

Crime Stoppers: Crime Stoppers – RCMP Contact Information

Coalhurst Fire Department:  (403) 381-3633
Fire Chief – Mat Conte
Email:  firechief@coalhurst.ca


CodeRED:        This service provides residents with immediate alerts for emergency situations in the Town of Coalhurst. You can sign up to receive phone calls, texts, and/or email alerts by clicking the link here or on the home page and filling in the required information.

Alberta Emergency Alert:  Alberta Emergency Alert  – Public alerting system used to warn Albertans of potentially life-threatening danger.
Facebook:  Alberta Emergency Alert
Twitter:  AB_EmergAlert
Click on link for information on a new Emergency Alert App – The Emergency Alert App

The Government of Canada provides information on emergency preparedness. Visit the site to learn more about what you need to know and how to be prepared.  Click on this link for your basic emergency kit:  Basic Emergency Kit Items


Click on link for map of possible evacuation routes.  In the event of an emergency/disaster or evacuation of the Town, you will be notified on which routes are to be used.
Possible Evacuation Routes

Town of Coalhurst Emergency Management contact information:

Colin Emerson
Director of Emergency Management
Box 644
Coalhurst, AB
Phone:  403-381-3243 (home)/403-894-7354 (cell)
Email:  colinemerson1@gmail.com

Adrian Vande Merwe
Deputy Director of Emergency Management
Phone:  403-634-9056
Email:  adrianvdm@hotmail.com

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