February 26, 2009

Burning By-Law

Small fires are permitted in most areas of Highlands East as long as the following rules are complied with:

  • There is no daytime burning permitted at anytime.
  • Fires must take place between two hours before sunset and two hours after sunrise.
  • Your fire can be no greater than one metres in diameter and only environmentally friendly materials may be burned.
  • The smoke from your fire cannot interfere with your neighbours or a roadway.
  • You must have sufficient tools and water available to put the fire out should the need arise.
  • You must be with your fire at all times.