FIRE BAN – EFFECTIVE JULY 6-2020 at 6 PM
The Fire Ban declared by Acting Fire Chief Kirk McCaw will remain in place for the duration of the long weekend. No burning is allowed, day or night and no fireworks are permitted. Expect enforcement.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) has implemented a Restricted Fire Zone (RFZ) across the entire legislated fire region of Ontario due to impacts related to the COVID-19outbreak. This is a proactive action by the Ministry to reduce the number of preventable human-caused wildfires to ensure that emergency response capacity is maintained. Minimizing […]
Due to the risk of exposure to COVID 19 during responses to fires, Wollaston Fire Chief Kirk McCaw has issued a TOTAL FIRE BAN that prohibits all open fires. This total fire ban applies to all land within the municipality of Wollaston Township, including: • All cottages, private and commercial. • All interior/backcountry camping – […]