For Immediate Release / June 29, 2021

City of St. Albert Issues Fire Ban

The City of St. Albert is advising all residents that effective immediately, there is a fire ban until further notice.  

Due to extremely dry conditions in the area, the City of St. Albert has entered a fire ban, which means:   

  • No burning allowed. 
  • Public and private wood burning firepit use is prohibited. This includes backyard and driveway firepits. 
  • Propane and natural gas private firepit use is allowed, without creating an undue fire hazard.  
  • Propane and natural gas private barbeque use is allowed, without creating an undue fire hazard.  
  • Do not improperly dispose of smoking materials (cannabis, cigarettes, cigars, matches or lighters).   
  • Firework use is prohibited. 

For more information and accurate updates, please visit https://stalbert.ca/city/eps/fire/fire-bans/ or call City of St. Albert Fire Services at 780-418-6069.  

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