FIRE BAN LIFTED 2021/08/24 Partial Fire Ban effective Midnight July 1, 2021

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Bylaw 2020-006 RM of Snipe Lake #259

 

A BYLAW REGULATING AND RESTRICTING PLANNED BURNS or DISCHARGING OF INCENDIARY DEVICES

IN ACCORDANCE with Bylaw No. 2020-006 of the Rural Municipality of Snipe Lake #259

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that effective 12 o’clock midnight on 2021/07/01

 

And until further notice a Fire Advisory / Fire Ban

 

Will be in effective for the Entire Municipality of the RM of Snipe Lake No. 259

Anyone contravening this Fire Advisory / Fire Ban shall be subject to a fine in accordance with Section 23 of Bylaw2020-006.

Dated at Eston, Saskatchewan this 2021/06/30

 Fire Ban - Partial 

Open burning in the municipality is banned due to dry, high risk fire spread conditions.    It is recommended agriculture and industrial operations have with water tanks filled and accessible at all times.

Operation

Partial Ban

Burning Barrel

Unsupervised is not permitted

Permitted if supervised and screens to prevent sparks are in place

 

 

Incinerators

Permitted when supervised

 

 

 

Solid Fuel Barbeques

-         Charcoal

-         Wood

 

Allowed - Barbeques must be CSA and UL approved units

 

 

 

 

 

 

Liquid Fuel barbeques propane or natural gas

CSA and UL approved  - Allowed

 

Fire Pits

Wind conditions should be taken into consideration when determining the appropriateness of starting a fire.

 

Fire pits, when in use, must be under supervision by an adult.

 

Fire pits must be covered with metal having openings no greater than ½ inch and must cover the entire opening. 

 

Logs or other fuel source must be fully contained within the enclosure.  Embers and ash must be prevented from escaping the enclosure.

 

The fire pit must be a distance of at least 20” from any grass and 10 feet from any combustible structure or item.

 

Users must be prepared to extinguish a fire should it escape from the fire pit.

 

Fires and embers must be extinguished completely when not under constant supervision.

 

 

 

 

Camp Stoves

CSA and UL approved  - Allowed

 

 

 

 

Fireworks

Not allowed

 

 

 

 

 

 

RM of Snipe Lake #259

 

___________________________Brian Shauf (signed) ___________

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