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Municipal Fire Ban Issued-West Grey

Posted On: Friday, July 6, 2018
fire ban has been issued for the Municipality of West Grey on Friday July 6, 2018 and is in effect until further notice. This ban includes all open air burning. All issued Burn Permits are cancelled at this time.

The Fire Ban does not include camp fires contained in a pit or tire rim, or other device which is designated to burn fire wood for cooking and warmth and does not exceed 61 cm (24inches) in diameter. Please do not leave your camp fire unattended. Always keep a pail of water close by to extinguish any uncontrollable fire.

This ban is issued under Municipal By–Law 73-2008, Sec. 3.
3. The Chief Fire Official or his/her designate, should weather conditions or circumstances require such action, may issue a Fire Ban, cancel all permits and no person shall set a fire or allow a fire to burn.

Further Information will be provided as it becomes available.

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Respectfully
Phil Schwartz
Fire Chief /CEMC/Health & Safety
Municipality of West Grey



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