Utility Services by service department
The City of Thorne Bay has various departments which are responsible for managing and operating the various components of Thorne Bay. Click on the links below for more information about each department.
other municipal services by department
Emergency Medical Services Department —
Emergency Medical Services Department is currently contracted with Klawock EMS (KEMS). Klawock EMS. There are EMT’s stationed within Thorne Bay, and a 911 dispatcher. Klawock EMS is notified for all EMS Calls and if Transport is needed, the Klawock EMS will transport.
Fire Department —
The Fire Department consists of approximately 9 volunteers. IF you are interested in volunteering for the Fire Department, please contact the Fire Chief Jim Silverthorn, or the City Administrator at (907) 828-3380.
Village Public Safety Officer (VPSO)—
The VPSO is an appointed position by the Haida/Tlingit Central Council.
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