The city’sban, which had been in effect for almost two months, has been partially lifted, a report said.
According to the City of Medicine Hat, residents are now allowed to use their legal backyard as per their .
Gas City, Kin Coulee Park, and Kin City Central Park, as well as the main Echo Dale Regional Park area, will allow fires in their pits.
Theban does not apply to the Island Park pits and the Echo Dale Regional Park pits at the east end.
Charcoalare now also allowed.
Even with recent rain and cooler temperatures, fires can still get out of control.
Brian Stauth,Chief, stated that prairie grasses and brush in our hills, coulees, and natural open spaces are still quite dry despite the rains and cooler temperatures. He advised people to “keep your fires small, and keep water available to extinguish any flames.”
Residents are reminded by the city that any backyard website.pit within the city’s boundaries requires a . Medicine Hat and Emergency Services can issue permits. To apply for a pit , visit the city
Since June 28, theban has been in effect.