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Fire ban lifted for the Fort McMurray Urban Service Area

(Fort McMurray, AB – June 4, 2019) - The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo has lifted the fire ban in the Urban Service Area.

Wildfire danger is now moderate due to cooler temperatures and precipitation. 

Residents are reminded that all open fires in the Urban Service Area, including recreational fire pits, require a permit from Regional Emergency Services. For more information on how to obtain a fire pit permit, please visit www.rmwb.ca/firepits.