Halifax Fire Canada's oldest fire department, Halifax Regional Fire & Emergency (HRFE). Fire Prevention & Safety Learn more Burning Bans & Permits Burning rules and regulations, zoning and burning maps Fire Stations Find the closest fire station near you Tweets by Hfxfire October 7 - 13 is Fire Prevention Week - Look. Listen. Learn. Be aware. Fire can happen anywhere. Learn more about fire prevention and find out about events happening throughout the municipality during Fire Prevention Week. HRFE Welcomes New Fire Chief Halifax Regional Fire & Emergency Welcomes New Fire Chief HRFE Welcomes New Division Chief Halifax Regional Fire & Emergency welcomes new Division Chief, Emergency Management Heatwave Safety Tips to help you enjoy the summer weather.