The Township of Greater Madawaska

Spring/Summer Burn Season

April 1, 2016 – October 31, 2016

The Fire Department would like to share a reminder that effective April 1st, 2016 – October 31st, 2016 there no day time burning is permitted in the Township of Greater Madawaska.

During the Spring/Summer Burn Season burning is permitted – with the purchase of a fire permit issued by the Township only from to 2 hours before sunset through to 2 hours after sunrise the next day (dusk until dawn). From April 1. 2016 - October 31, 2016 there is to be NO DAY TIME BURNING. For more information on regulations pertaining to burning in Greater Madawaska please refer to By-Law 14-2015 on the Township website or contact the office to obtain a copy.

Campfires do not require the purchase of a burn permit

“Campfire” means an open air fire having a maximum fuel volume of 1 metre X 1 metre X 1 metre ( 3 feet X 3 feet X 3 feet), that is set or maintained in an approved pit or outdoor fireplace and is used solely for the purposes of cooking food, providing warmth or recreational enjoyment.

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