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Partial burn ban remains in effect over holiday weekend

With the August long weekend upon us, Kingston Fire and Rescue would like to remind citizens of the partial burn ban currently in effect. With the lack of rainfall recently, the partial burn ban must remain in effect, according to a press release from the City of Kingston. The partial

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Total open air burn ban lifted; partial burn ban remains in effect

Kingston residents may once again have small, controlled fires, but a partial burn ban remains in effect, according to the City of Kingston. Kingston Fire and Rescue lifted the total open air burn ban on Thursday, Jul. 26, 2018 due to the recent precipitation. Residents may have small fires no

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Burn ban update: Fire chief urges extra vigilance

After Kingston Fire and Rescue issued a total open air burning ban yesterday (Wednesday, Jul. 18, 2018), Fire Chief Shawn Armstrong is calling on residents to exercise caution during the dry conditions. Armstrong is urging those throughout Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington to be “extra vigilant to prevent wildfires,” and

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Total open air burn ban issued for City of Kingston

Due to the continuing dry conditions, Kingston Fire and Rescue issued a total open air burn ban, and is are advising the public to exercise extreme caution when using any sort of flame or flammable material. “Once again, the forecast shows dry conditions for next while, with little precipitation predicted

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Wildfire lasts nearly three full days in Central Frontenac

Central Frontenac Fire and Rescue (CFFR) and the Ministry of Natural Resources worked together over three days to control and end a wildfire in Central Frontenac. A resident called CFFR to report smoke coming from the wooded area in the southern portion of Arden Road at about 5:25 p.m. on

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