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Wood Buffalo Recovery Task Force Contacting Firebreak Property Owners

(Fort McMurray, AB – October 12, 2016) – Last night Council unanimously approved the Comprehensive Firebreak Program, which provides a framework for assisting Firebreak Property owners.  

Firebreak Properties are defined as real or personal property that has suffered damage as a result of proactive measures taken to demolish the property for firebreak purposes in advance of any ignition of the property.

Outreach to Firebreak Property owners has already begun. Any Firebreak Property owner who has not been contacted by the Recovery Task Force is asked to email with their contact information.


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