Castlegar burning ban announced

To make a long story short, whatever kind of fires you're used to, don't light them.

  • Aug. 6, 2014 10:00 a.m.

Castlegar’s fire chief has a message: Don’t light it.

Due to the hot and dry weather conditions all open burning is prohibited within the City of Castlegar effective 8:00 AM Thursday, August 7, 2014  until further notice. This also includes burning barrels, backyard campfires and fireworks.

The local fire department is grateful for your cooperation.

For further information or questions, please contact the office of the Fire Chief at 365-3266

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