Village of Donnelly

Fire Restriction

 

FIRE RESTRICTION

 The MD of Smoky River No. 130

 Effective:  May 17, 2019

 Wildfire Hazard:  HIGH

 The Municipal District of Smoky River has issued FIRE RESTRICTION, effective immediately.

with current dry, warm and windy conditions and exposed dry grass materials a Fire Restriction is now in effect for the MD of Smoky River NON- Peace River Forested area. Please see www.albertafirebans.ca for more details on areas

Until further notice:

What is allowed for the restricted area

–           Safe wood campfires in back yard and campground fires confined within a non-combustible structure or container that is covered with a heavy gauge metal screen that has a mesh size no larger than 13mm.

–           Portable propane fire pits

–           Gas or propane fire pits

–           Charcoal briquettes

–           Catalytic or infrared-style heaters

–           Campfires must be supervised at all times, with a means of extinguishment on hand. and totally extinguished (soak it, stir it and soak it again until cool to the touch) before leaving the fire

–           Open fires are not permitted and all current Fire Permits are suspended until further notice.

–           No Fire Works or pyrotechnics are permitted

 

This Fire Restriction will remain in place until conditions improve

For details on fire bans across Alberta, visit www.albertafirebans.ca.

For Information contact:

Marcel  Maure, Regional Fire Chief

PH 780-837-2221 Ext. 116