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WESTLOCK COUNTY FIRE
Effective July 3, 2015
Westlock County Fire Restriction Notice:
Description: Due to an extreme fire hazard, a fire restriction is now in effect and Westlock County will no longer issue fire permits for Open Burning or Fireworks.
Any unpermitted Fire or Fireworks is subject to fines in accordance with the Westlock County Fire Bylaw 24-2013 as per Schedule B.
Fire Allowed: Random municipal campgrounds within designated fire rings.
Fire Allowed: Backyard or Backcounty wood Fire Pits must be minimum of three (3) meter clearance, measured from the nearest fire pit edge is maintained from buildings, property lines, or other combustible material and have a mesh screen with openings no larger than 12.5 mm and constructed of expanded metal (or equivalent non-combustible material), gas or propane stove barbeques.
Burning Allowed: Compliant Burn Barrels, Engineered Incinerators.
Please use extreme caution. Supervise and extinguish all fires during windy dry conditions.
Westlock County urges everyone to use extreme caution when working or driving in grassy areas, be mindful of hot exhaust and keep vehicles clean and free of debris as smoldering debris can fall off and start fires.
If you are burning you must have water,and extinguishing equipment handy and ready.
To view the Westlock County Fire Bylaw 24-2013 visit:
For more information on Fire Bans in Alberta please visit:
WESTLOCK COUNTY RECREATION SERVICES IS NOW ON FACEBOOK AND TWITTER!!
It is very important to keep your mailing address up to date both at Westlock County and at the Land Titles Office in Edmonton.
Transportation & Public Works
*rOAD cLOSURE - RR 272 n tWP 614 - ROAD EROSION DUE TO THE RIVER
*BRIDGE WEIGHT RESTRICTION CHANGE - BF 70259 - RR 272 BETWEEN TWP 614 - 620; HAS BEEN DOWNGRADED TO A 3T WEIGHT RESTRICTION DUE TO REPAIR/MAINTENANCE NEEDED.
For general road concerns or inquiries please call 780-349-3346 X 223 or for after hours emergency call 780-307-4283
Planning & Development
Hamlet Residents: Please remember to remove your garbage roll cart from the street after every garbage pick-up throughout the year. This is especially important in winter for the snowplowing of the hamlet streets.
Effective April 1, 2015 Transfer Stations will be on Summer Hours