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Public Notice: Fire Ban Issued for the Municipality, surrounding response areas.

August 2, 2018

MEDIA ADVISORY

The Town of Holyrood is issuing an immediate Ban on Recreational Open Air Burning within the municipality of Holyrood, LSD – Deer Park, the Salmonier Line, up to and including the Wilds, the Old Prison Camp Road Area, Belbin’s area and Middle Gull Pond areas due to the extreme heat and lack of precipitation causing dry conditions.

Town of Holyrood, LSD – Deer Park, the Salmonier Line, up to and including the Wilds, Old Prison Camp Road Area, Belbin’s Area and Middle Gull Pond residents should be aware that during this ban there is no open air burning allowed.

  • Included in the ban is all open-air burning which includes cooking fires, fireworks and sparklers and other types of outdoor burning.
  • Barbecues and other gas appliances are permitted under the ban, but the Holyrood Fire Department advises residents to be careful when cooking.

During this time no new fire permits will be issued and existing permits are hereby cancelled.

To report a fire, or unauthorized burning, call 9-1-1.