Posted on Wednesday, July 12, 2023 09:00 AM
Total Firework and Fire Ban has been lifted.
As of 4:00 p.m. on July 11, 2023 the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) has lifted their Restricted Fire Zone for the entire Province of Ontario. Therefore, the Total Firework and Fire Ban current in effect within the Township of North Kawartha has been lifted.
All open air burning is permitted/allowed with a valid burn permit. Day burning is not permitted.
Posted on Thursday, June 29, 2023 09:03 AM
Total Firework and Fire Ban continues to be in effect
A Total Firework and Fire Ban continues to be in effect within the Township of North Kawartha due to being under the Restricted Fire Zone order made by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry under the Forest Fire Prevention Act. While a Total Fire Ban is in effect, open burning or fireworks are not permitted/allowed and fines may be laid for non-compliance.
During a Total Fire Ban, issuing of a Burn Permit is suspended...
Posted on Monday, June 05, 2023 10:22 AM
Public NoticeTotal Firework and Fire ban in effectMonday, June 05, 2023
A total fire ban is currently in place within the Township of North Kawartha due to extremely dry conditions. Absolutely no fireworks or open air burning is permitted. The Township of North Kawartha will release notice once the fire ban has been lifted.
During the total fire ban, on-line or in-person burn permits will be suspended, therefore not avaialble.
Thank you for your cooperation.
Posted on Thursday, July 26, 2018 12:00 PM
Thursday, July 26, 2018
Effective immediately the North Kawartha Fire Ban has been lifted. From April 1 until October 31 burning is permitted after 6pm until 8 am only. No day burning is allowed.