Fire Ban Lifted – July 17 2020

For Immediate Release Coe Hill, Ontario July 17, 2020 The Wollaston Township fire ban has been lifted, effective July 17, 2020 at 6pm. This means only night burning from 7pm to 7am, and our fire chief has recommended only small camp fire burning at this time. For additional details: Bernice Crocker, Clerk 613.337.5731 clerk@wollaston.ca A […]

Fire Ban Lifted – Night Burning with Restrictions

The burn ban has now been lifted in Wollaston Township but some restrictions remain in place by order of the Acting Chief. Only small burns are permitted at this time – no more than two feet wide by two feet high and no brush burning is permitted at this time. There is also no day […]

Fire Ban Through Long Weekend – May 15, 2020

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.

MNRF Complete Fire Ban

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 […]