7/21/2020 1:38 PMPARKSVILLE -- Effective at noon Pacific time on Friday, July 24, 2020, most open burning activities will be...
Current Burning Restrictions
Effective at noon Pacific time on Friday, July 24, 2020, most open burning activities will be prohibited throughout the Coastal Fire Centre’s jurisdiction, although campfires will still be allowed. This prohibition is being enacted to help reduce wildfire risk and protect public safety.
Category 2 and Category 3 open fire will be prohibited throughout the Coastal Fire Centre’s jurisdiction…
Fireplace Safety & Maintenance
When the colder temperatures start to set in, many homeowners will turn to their fireplace, wood or pellet stoves as an additional heat source. While fireplaces can provide warmth and comfort, if you are not careful, they can also be a hazard. Keep in mind the following precautions to help ensure a safe winter season…
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How you can help us…
Working smoke alarms reduce the chances of dying in a fire by nearly 50%. They are a critical first step for staying safe, but in order to be effective, they have to be working properly.
Please help us help you! Without a clearly visible address, we can’t find your home, especially in the middle of the night.
Your chimney–and the flue that lines it–adds architectural interest to your home, but its’ real function is to carry dangerous flue gases from your fireplace, wood stove or furnace safely out of your home.