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Fire Ban May 3

Effective May 3, 2018

The Fire Ban declared in Wheatland County a FIRE ADVISORY is in effect. This ban represents a moderate fire risk.
Permit burning in the County area is banned. All outstanding burning permits are suspended until further notice.
Effective Date: May 3rd, 2018
Fire ADVISORY (moderate fire risk)

This ban includes:

• Fire Permit fires

The exemptions to this fire ban are listed as follows:

• Internal household fire places
• Incinerators (for farm and acreage use)
• Regulated burning barrels
• Camp stoves
• Solid fuel barbecues (charcoal briquettes)
• Liquid fuel barbecues (propane and natural gas)
• Recreational camp fires (approved burn pit 24” in diameter or less)
• Fires contained within approved facilities and appliances in designated camping and recreational areas.

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Fire Ban May 3
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Water Restriction
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Wheatland County
Highway 1 RR 1
Strathmore, Alberta
T1P 1J6

Ph: (403) 934-3321
Fx: (403) 934-4889
Our Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Upcoming Events

June 5, 2018
9:00 AM -
Council Meeting
June 12, 2018
9:00 AM -
Municipal Planning Commission meeting
June 19, 2018
9:00 AM -
Council Meeting