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Partial Fire Ban

The Resort Village of Shields has instated a PARTIAL FIRE BAN.


Bylaw 7-15

And outdoor fires as per Bylaw 4-99

  1. a camp fire or outdoor fireplace used for recreational purposes;
  2. an outdoor fire using charcoal or cut, seasoned wood.
    • when the fire is contained in a non-combustible receptacle constructed of cement, brick or sheet metal with a minimum
    • 18-gauge thickness and covered with a heavy gauge metal screen with openings not exceeding .51 inches (13 millimeters).¬† The size
    • of the fire box of any receptacle must not exceed .8 cubic yards (.61 cubic meters).

Your cooperation is anticipated as the area is very dry.