The dry season is continuing in the area and the Watersmeet Police and Fire Department would like to remind everyone that before you burn, you MUST check the Michigan DNR Burn Permits website to verify burning is allowed.
Please be aware ALL burning is currently banned. This includes debris burning, campfires, and fire pits.
PURSUANT TO THE WATERSMEET OUTDOOR FIRE REGULATION ORDINANCE – FINES WILL BE IMPOSED FOR ILLEGAL OPEN BURNING
Offenders will also be required to reimburse the township(s) for all costs associated with an emergency response.
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