Due to the hot, dry conditions that are forecasted to continue, the Municipal District of Taber has issued a Fire Restriction within the municipal boundaries until further notice.
With the Fire Restriction in effect please see the following:
Open fires or campfires at the Forks or Sherburne campgrounds.
Pre-inspected and pre-approved field and bale stack fires with the appropriate fire permit.
Campfires contained in an acceptable recreational fire pit in backyards and irrigated campgrounds, including Enchant Campground, MD of Taber Campground, Lions Campground, Hamlet of Grassy Lake Campground, and Hamlet of Hays Campground.
The Municipal District of Taber will continue to review this situation and consider changes to the Fire Restriction if conditions warrant it. The Fire Restriction is not intended to be in place for longer than necessary. The goal is to protect persons and property and reduce ratepayer costs.
THIS ORDER comes into effect at 12:00 midnight on the 12th day of July 2023.