Fire Ban in Effect

Fire Ban in Effect

Issued May 20, 2019 1:00pm

Due to the extreme Fire Danger conditions, a Total Fire Ban is now in effect for the Town of Peace River.
Prohibited:
All open fires including:
  • Fires in fire pits in backyards and campgrounds
  • Campfires
  • Charcoal briquettes
  • Tiki Torches
  • Fireworks, pyrotechnics and exploding targets
The use of off-highway vehicles for recreational use on all public lands is also prohibited
What is allowed:
  • CSA approved propane fire pits
  • Gas or propane stoves and barbecues
  • Catalytic or infrared-style heaters
All current Fire Permits are suspended and no more will be issued until further notice.
The Fire Ban will remain in effect until conditions improve.