Effective July 22, 2020 the Level One Fire Ban is lifted.

Please be advised that effective Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at 3:00 pm the Level One burning ban has been lifted. This means residents can return to having open air fires including open air cooking fires, camping fires, and approved incinerator or brush pile fires that are in compliance with the regulations set out in the Township's Burning By-law 2012-68.

Additional Information 

A burning ban can be put in place during the "Fire Season" which is the period from the 1st day of April to the 31st day of October in each year, pending weather conditions as per the By-law, however the Director of Fire and Emergency Services  has the authority to put a full burning ban in place at any time. 

The guidelines for burning are found in By-law 2012-68. Any questions concerning the by-law should be directed to the Fire Chief  Darcy Knott at 613-376-3027 Ext 2234.

 Fire fighters putting out a fire with caption "Stop fires before they start - think fire safety"

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