Burn ban in effect for South Stormont

Burn ban in effect for South Stormont
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LONG SAULT, Ont. – If you’re planning a bonfire, think again.

Due to dry conditions, South Stormont Fire Services issued a burn ban as of today (Friday) for all open air fires and recreational fires until further notice – violations will result in fines of $150 per offence.

South Stormont is the latest township to institute a burn ban, following South Dundas.

SD&G has been dealing with dry conditions with no rain in the forecast until the weekend.

For more information, visit www.sdgcounties.ca/government/municipalities.

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