Three Firefighters Receive Promotions

Three Lac Ste. Anne County Fire Services were promoted up the ranks during 2016, in recognition of their years of hard work, dedication and merit. County staff and LSACFS members wish to congratulate these individuals for their achievement.

To serve as a firefighter for the communities of Lac Ste. Anne County is a higher calling to the people we serve. The opportunity to lead those firefighters is a higher calling to the Fire Service itself.

To be promoted as a ranking officer within Lac Ste. Anne County Fire Services is a tremendous honour, and to the testament of those before you, the opportunity to lead, educate and mentor, along the accountability to our members is considered a privilege. The sacrifice these leaders are making in time devotion to the community in addition to their regular emergency response requirements is high, and we thank them for it.

Lac Ste. Anne County Fire Services would like to celebrate and share its 2016 Promotions.


Lac Ste. Anne County Fire Services East Station – June 15, 2016

Lieutenant Geoff Panten promoted to the rank of Captain

Promotion Geoff Panten

L-R: Eugene Lewis, Fire Chief (Station 5 – Darwell); Geoff Panten, Captain (Station 5 – Darwell); Randy Schroeder, LSAC Fire Chief; Troy Dufort, LSAC Deputy Fire Chief


Lac Ste. Anne Station 5, Darwell – June 22, 2016

FF. Gord Maidment promoted to the rank of Lieutenant

Promotion Gord Maidment

L – R: Randy Schroeder, LSAC Fire Chief; Gord Maidment, Lieutenant (East End Station); Troy Dufort, LSAC Deputy Fire Chief; Julien Bourgeois, Captain (East End Station); Brent Sanderson, Captain (East End Station)


Lac Ste. Anne Station 6, Mayerthorpe – January 12, 2017

FF. Robert Schumaker promoted to the rank of Lieutenant

Promotion Robert Schumaker

L – R: Troy Dufort, LSAC Deputy Fire Chief; Robert Schumaker, Lieutenant (Station 6 – Mayerthorpe); Randy Schroeder, LSAC Fire Chief

Community Events at a Glance

  • 02 May
    Sangudo Parent & Tot 02 May 2017 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM

    Drop by with your children aged newborn to six years old to meet new friends, socialize, and play with the wonderful toys in the Sangudo Early Children Room! Drop in program; no pre-registration required!

  • 03 May
    Baby Network 03 May 2017 04:45 PM to 06:15 PM

    Facilitated by Public Health Nurses. Come meet other parents, discover parenting strategies, learn about great resources in your community, feeding and sleeping tips, and more! Pre-registration required. Childcare is available but MUST be requested at time of registration.

  • 05 May
    Raising Resilient Children 05 May 2017 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Learn strategies to help your child "bounce back" from setbacks, deal with adversity, react positively and adapt well to change when things don't go as expected or hoped. Pre-registration is required by May 2nd. Childcare is available but MUST requested at time

  • 02 May - 05 May
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  • 12 May - 17 May
  • 23 May - 30 May
  • 31 May - 07 Jun

About the County

Founded in 1944, Lac Ste. Anne County is a municipal district in central Alberta, Canada. It is located in Census Division 13, roughly 45 minutes northwest of Edmonton. The County's administrative office is located in the Hamlet of Sangudo. Its namesake comes from its largest body of water, Lac Ste. Anne.

Contact Information

  Box 219, Sangudo AB T0E 2A0
 lsac (@) lsac.ca
 1-866-880-5722
 (780) 785-3411
 (780) 785-2359