Hugh: Fire Ban Issued for Metro Area
Written by Hugh Campbell on August 4, 2023
Friday afternoon, the St. John’s Regional Fire Department issued a notice to residents of the metro area that a fire ban is now in place. Areas under the ban include the City of St. John’s, Mount Pearl, and Paradise. The ban includes backyard firepits, charcoal BBQs, chimeneas, and open fires. Propane firepits and BBQs are permitted. The fire ban will be in place for a minimum of 7 days, and an update will be provided next Friday, August 11th.