Media Release - Fireworks Ban in Muskoka Lakes

Media Release
For Immediate Release

May 14, 2018

Fireworks Ban in Muskoka Lakes

MUSKOKA LAKES –  The Forest Fire Danger Rating in the District of Muskoka has been upgraded to high. The Muskoka Lakes Fire Department is reminding residents to use extreme caution if they are going to burn. It is important to have adequate tools and water to extinguish the fire if the need arises. 

When the Fire Danger Rating has reached high or extreme under the Muskoka Lakes Fireworks By-law #2016-092, fireworks at anytime are prohibited. The ban will stay in effect until the Forest Fire Danger Rating returns to moderate or low. 

 

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Monday, May 14, 2018
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