FIRE BAN

A FIRE BAN HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE TOWN OF BURSTALL

THIS FIRE BAN WILL REMAIN IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

THIS FIRE BAN SPECIFICALLY APPLIES TO ALL “OPEN FIRES”. “Open Fire” shall mean any Fire which is Not A Pit Fire, and without limiting the generality of the foregoing shall include grass fires, brush fires, structure fires, building fires, wood scrap fires, or any ground fires.

“Pit Fire” shall mean a fire which is totally confined within a non-combustible structure or container that has the draft and smoke vents thereof covered with a heavy gauge metal screen or is ventilated in such a manner as to preclude the escape of combustible materials (such as: chimineas, enclosed fire pits, or incinerators).

“PORTABLE APPLICANCES” WHICH ARE FUELLED BY PROPANE OR NATURAL GAS ARE CURRENTLY NOT A PART OF THE FIRE BAN.