Municipal Fire Ban

The Corporation of the Township of White River
Municipal Fire Ban Now in Effect

WHITE RIVER, ON: May 29, 2023: Due to the current extremely dry conditions and lack of rainfall in the forecast; effective immediately, The Township of White River has temporarily suspended all burning permits and open burning with municipal boundaries.

The Township of White River will continue to monitor the weather situation on a daily basis and will notify the public when the municipal fire ban has been lifted through social media and on the Township website.

For more information, please contact the municipal office during the regular business hours of 8:00am to 4:00pm at 807-822-2450. We encourage our residents to visit our Municipal website ( and Municipal Facebook page for updated information.


For more information, please contact:

Marilyn Parent Lethbridge, Deputy Clerk
807-822-2450 etx. 203

Municipal Fire Ban Release photo