As of Thursday May 5th the RM of Frenchman Butte is issuing a level one fire ban.
All open burning in the RM is banned.
Exemptions to the level one fire ban providing there is supervision and a fire extinguish plan are:
- Recreational campfires
Any burning permits that have been issued are no longer valid, until further notice.
Anyone buring without a permit or with a cancelled permit will be fined, according to officials with the RM.
More information can be found on the RM of Frenchman Butte No. 501 webpage.