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2019-07-22 Fire Restriction Downgraded to a Fire Advisory County of Newell Fire Restriction Downgraded to a Fire Advisory Monday, July 22, 2019 9:00 a.m. Due to the improvement of fire risk conditions, the Acting Fire & Emergency Services Coordinator, in conjunction with the County of Newell Fire Bylaw #1839-15 has down graded the Fire Restriction to a Fire Advisory for the County of Newell. Fire Guardians will now be able to issue new fire permits. County Residents are reminded that a signed fire permit is required prior to kindling fires on lands. Fire permits can be obtained at the County of Newell office during normal business hours. All permit holders are required to contact your local Fire Department prior to lighting the fire and follow all recommendations / conditions stated on the permit without exception. Failure to follow the permit conditions may result in fines. Note: The lifting of this Fire Restriction does not affect/cover the following properties contained within the boundaries of the County of Newell: City of Brooks, Town of Bassano, Village of Duchess, Village of Rosemary, Provincial Parks, and/or First Nations Reserves. To see a list of all fire bans within the Province, visit www.albertafirebans.ca. For further information please contact: Acting Fire & Emergency Services Coordinator Stewart Luchies (403) 501-4586 or Ashley Ferguson (403) 794-2298 183037 RR145 (Box 130), Brooks, AB T1R 1B2 Check us out on social media Phone: 403-362-3266 Fax: 866-860-8158 Email: martink@newellmail.ca Web: www.countyofnewell.ab.ca