13 Forest Fire Hazard signs are being erected in 10 locations throughout the Township of Douro-Dummer. These fire hazard signs will communicate to residents and guests the current level of fire hazard in the Township, from low to extreme. In the event of a complete burn ban, an additional sign “BURN BAN IN EFFECT” will… Read more »
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The Township of Douro-Dummer Chief Fire Official has lifted the open air fire ban, effective July 26, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. Although we have not received the amount of precipitation as anticipated this week in many parts of our Township, we are satisfied that conditions have improved enough to remove the open air fire ban… Read more »
Due to the continued dry conditions in the Township of Douro-Dummer, as well as data from the Wildland Fire Information System, the Township is enabling a fire ban through By-law 2015-05. No open air burning will be allowed, with the exception of campgrounds as defined within the By-law. These campgrounds must meet the requirements set… Read more »
News Release The Township of Douro-Dummer Fire Ban has been lifted effective August 18, 2016 The fire rating is still high, so extreme care must be used. Thank you for your patience and understanding. For more information please contact, Fire Chief, Chuck Pedersen at 705-652-8392 x 207.
July 29, 2016 News Release The Township of Douro-Dummer Chief Fire Official has declared an open air fire ban, effective immediately. Due to the continued dry conditions in the Township of Douro-Dummer, as well as data from the Wildland Fire Information System, the Township is enabling a fire ban through By-law 2015-05. No open air… Read more »