Fire Ban in R. M. of Rosedale, May 14

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Please be advised that the Rural Municipality of Rosedale has a Burning Ban in effect as of 11:00 AM

Friday, May 14, 2021

UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE – ABSOLUTELY NO BURNING IS ALLOWED WITHIN THE MUNICIPALITY.

Any inquiries, please call 204-476-5414

3.0       BURNING BAN

3.1       Council may by some form of a written vote of majority of council members, at their discretion, at any time enact or lift the ban ALL BURNING (including fires contained within fire pits, solid fuel burning appliances and burning barrels) in the Rural Municipality of Rosedale if conditions exist where, in the opinion of the municipality, fires are of extremely high risk, and such a ban would prevent wildfires from occurring. 

  •       OFFENSE AND PENALTIES

4.1       It is an offense to contravene any provisions of this By-law. Any conviction of an offence is subject to a penalty of not less than $500.00 or not more than $1,000.00.

4.2       Where a person is in contravention under this By-law, in addition to imposing a fine, the municipality is entitled to be reimbursed by the person(s) for costs incurred by the municipality in fire protection and suppression operations that were undertaken as a result of the person(s) acts or omissions that resulted in the costs to be incurred.

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