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Open Burning Season Begins Today!

Today begins Open Burning Season January 15 – May 1 between the hours of 10-4.

Permits are not required however you must call the fire department on the morning you wish to burn: Cotuit Fire Department (508)428-2210 will give you the ok to proceed, weather dependent. 6 more words

ANNOUNCEMENTS & INFO

Open Burning Season Starts Jan. 15, Runs Until May

Open burning starts on Jan. 15 in Hamilton and permits will be available at the Hamilton Public Safety Building, according to Fire Chief Philip Stevens. 139 more words

Campfire ban lifted in the Central Okanagan

With the arrival of cooler temperatures, the Regional District of Central Okanagan says the ban on campfires has been lifted.

The ban was imposed on August 19th. 77 more words

Weather

Reminder: Outside Burning Not Allowed

Hamilton Fire Chief Phil Stevens reminds residents that there is no outside burning allowed without a permit except for cooking fires.

It is extremely dry outside and no permits will be granted for fire pits, he said. 29 more words

Piles of wood found in Okanagan backcountry spark wildfire concerns

NEAR KELOWNA – The disaster in our neighbouring province and the unseasonably hot, dry spring is adding anxiety about the potential of a severe fire season in the Okanagan. 352 more words

News

The Pantai Hill Orchard Resort - conflict and issues with resort operators

Here is a little summary of the on-going saga between residents and resort operators, played out on Pantai Hills Orchard Resort. We hope that – you – visitors – tourists – authorities – friends – families – workers may benefit from this information – and make informed choices to help this beleaguered community. 1,245 more words
Environment

Fire on Pantai Hill Orchard Resort

January, February, March & April seem to be the dry and hot months on Pantai Hill. The lack of rain coupled with seasonal strong winds during this period has increased the risk of bush fires. 92 more words
Environment