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Fire Ban Issued for Lethbridge County

Post Date:07/10/2017 10:22 AM

LETHBRIDGE COUNTY – Whereas conditions exist in Lethbridge County that pose a heightened risk of fire spread and extreme fire behavior due to the warm and dry conditions, Lethbridge County has enacted a Fire Ban on all open fires in the County, excluding those fires which are contained in a cooking or heating appliance fueled by fluids or gasses. This declaration is made under the authority of the Lethbridge County Bylaw #1423. Effective as of 10:00AM Monday, July 10, 2017.

All active Fire Permits are cancelled. No new Fire Permits will be issued until further notice.

Please visit www.albertafirebans.ca for updates.

 

Media Contact:
Mattie Elliott, Communications Coordinator
melliott@lethcounty.ca

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