Pelham, Wainfleet issue fire bans

Hot dry weather has led to fire bans being announced in the Township of Wainfleet and the Town of Pelham as of Friday July 13/2018.

“Please be advised that effective immediately, a fire ban has been enacted in the Township of Wainfleet,” a notice from Township of Wainfleet Fire and Emergency Services Deputy Chief Shawn Schutten said. “This ban includes cooking fires and fireworks.”

“The Town of Pelham Fire Chief has put a burn ban in effect for the Town of Pelham,” a Town of Pelham notice said.  “Outdoor burning is prohibited until further notice.”