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Thorsby Fire Status

May 7 2024


Effective immediately, the Town of Thorsby is no longer under a fire ban. The fire ban has been downgraded to a fire advisory.

Under a fire advisory, certain restrictions may be placed on burning and indicates that a fire restriction or ban may be issued depending on conditions.

Citizens can use cooking and heating appliances – such as:

  • barbecues
  • meat smokers
  • firepits and;
  • patio heaters.

Citizens are asked to use extreme caution when using burn barrels and fire pits.

The Town of Thorsby will continue to monitor conditions and will update the public on the Town of Thorsby website, and when the advisory is lifted or downgraded, or a ban is issued.


The Town of Thorsby is now under a fire ban. There is an increased risk of wildfire due to dry conditions and high winds.

No outdoor fires are allowed – including:

  • Open burning and fires contained to approved burn barrels.
  • Firepits or charcoal barbecues.
  • All outdoor fires currently burning must be extinguished immediately.
  • The discharge of fireworks is not allowed.

Residents can use cooking and heating appliances that are fueled by liquid fuel such as propane or natural gas including:

  • Barbecues.
  • Firepits.
  • Patio heaters.
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