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Nestled in the boreal forest along the banks of the mighty Slave River, Fort Smith is a friendly, multicultural community with a population of 2,500. We are the education capital of the NWT, and the gateway to Wood Buffalo National Park, the largest national park in Canada and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Our site is full of information for residents, visitors, newcomers, and businesses. Come on in.

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Town of Fort Smith Recreation and Community Centre Closed Sunday, April 26

Please be advised the Recreation and Community Centre will be closed on Sunday, April 26th for regular maintenance.

Burning Permits

Please be advised that Burning Permits are required for all burning outside of a constructed or self contained fire pit. They are free. Issuing of Burning Permits depends on weather conditions. If a fire ban is in place Burning Permits will not be issued . Please stop by the Town Hall and pick up a permit before you burn.

Please remember to keep your campfire small, have a water source and do not leave it unattended.

For more information please call 872-8400.

Public Notices

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Town of Fort Smith, 174 McDougal Road, PO Box 147
Fort Smith, Northwest Territories, X0E 0P0, CANADA
Phone: (867) 872-8400, Fax: (867) 872-8401
Email: Town of Fort Smith
Office hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30AM - 12:00PM, 1:00-5:00PM
Closed weekends and statutory holidays
Copyright 2015 Town of Fort Smith. All rights reserved.