Residents are again reminded that changes to Bylaw #1772 "Fire Protection, Prevention, and Control Services Bylaw" took effect of February 26, 2008.
Open air burning for the purpose of property and yard clean up as well as disposal of Industrial and Commercial wood waste is prohibited in the City.
Special occasion fires and fires for the purposes of hazard abatement under the Fire Smart program are still permissible. Before engaging in these activities and to avoid Municipal Ticketing, residents are strongly encouraged to research the City Bylaw.
Please visit the City of Revelstoke website at www.cityofrevelstoke.com and review section 5.0 of Bylaw #1772 - Amendment #1899.
For more information contact Revelstoke Fire Rescue Services at 250-837-2884.