MUNICIPAL ORDER: FIRE BAN IN EFFECT IMMEDIATELY

EDIT: FIRE BAN LIFTED ON AUGUST 23

 

MUNICIPAL ORDER

FIRE BAN

BYLAW NO 05 – 2020

A BYLAW RESPECTING FIRE RESTRICTION

 

WHEREAS

  1. In the opinion of the Rural Municipality of Colonsay No. 342, an extreme fire hazard condition exists within the municipality;

 

THEREFORE, Gerald Yausie being Reeve and Randi Wood being the Administrator appointed pursuant to section 15 of Bylaw 05 – 2020, do hereby order, pursuant to section 14 of that Bylaw that:

 

  1. i) No person shall light, or start or allow or cause to be lighted, ignited or started a fire of any kind whatsoever in the open air.

 

  1. ii) All burning permits, if any, issued for the burning of material within the municipality are hereby suspended effective the date of this order.

 

iii) The lighting or discharge of fireworks is strictly prohibited.

 

This fire ban includes and applies to all lands located within the Rural Municipality of Colonsay No. 342

 

This Order takes effect July 16, 2021 and will continue to be in effect until further notification from the Municipality.

 

 

Dated at Colonsay, Saskatchewan this 16th day of April, 2021