The Total Fire Ban has been lifted for the Town of Hinton, and a Fire Restriction has been issued.
There is still a risk of fire due to continued dry and windy conditions and the Fire Restriction will remain in place until sufficient moisture levels are reached.
Under the Town of Hinton Fire Restriction:
- No Fire Permits will be issued
- The discharge of fireworks is strictly prohibited
Cooking and heating appliances such as barbecues, recreational fire pits, and patio heaters fueled by liquid fuel such a propane or natural gas are permitted.
Outdoor fire pits are only permitted in approved firepits when winds are below 15 km/hr.
Please note provincially-issued Fire Restrictions/Bans may be different outside Town limits. Find further information and the latest updates at albertafirebans.ca
Please report any wildfire or fire to 9-1-1 or call 310-FIRE.
View current wildfire status at: https://www.alberta.ca/wildfire-status.aspx
Monitor Alberta Emergency Alerts at: https://www.alberta.ca/alberta-emergency-alert.aspx