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BOW HORN BAY

VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT

EFFECTIVE JAN 22, 2021

BURNING PERMITTED

MUST BE SMALLER THAN 3 METERS WIDE, 2 METERS HIGH

PERMITS MUST BE OBTAINED FOR LARGER FIRES

BURN BARRELS AND BURN CAGES ALLOWED

THE VENTING INDEX MUST BE FOLLOWED

AND ABOVE 48 ON THE SCALE

FOR CENTRAL ISLAND

(THE VENTING INDEX CAN BE FOUND UNDER THE FIRE SAFETY TAB)

 

 

 

DO YOU FEEL LONELY OR ISOLATED AND NEED SOMEONE TO TALK TOO? VANCOUVER ISLAND'S 24-HOUR CRISIS LINE IS HERE TO HELP:

CALL 1-888-494-3888

TEXT 1-250-800-3806 (6PM-10PM, 7 DAYS A WEEK)

CRISIS CHAT WEBSITE  www.vicrisis.ca (6PM-10PM, 7 DAYS A WEEK)

 

 

 

 

JANUARY 22, 2021

WEATHER WARNING,

FREEZING TEMPERATURES,

ROADWAYS MAY BE ICY,

LOWER YOUR SPEED

AND ARRIVE ALIVE

DRIVE SAFE 

 

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT  PROGRAM

 

IF YOU NEED NON-EMERGENCY HELP WITH SUPPLIES OR SOMEONE TO TALK TOO FOR YOUR MENTAL HEALTH  PLEASE HANG ONE OF THESE COLOURS IN YOUR LARGEST WINDOW OR AT THE END OF YOUR DRIVEWAY FOR RURAL PROPERTIES.

 

GREEN         I’M OK                    YELLOW      IN NEED OF SUPPLIES/FOOD

RED             I NEED CONVERSATION

WORKING TOGETHER WILL HELP KEEP OUR COMMUNITY SAFE AND HEALTHY. PLEASE HELP YOUR NEIGHBOURS FROM A SOCIAL DISTANCE, NOT EVERYONE IS ABLE TO LEAVE THEIR HOMES FOR SUPPLIES OR NECESSITIES.

SPEND A FEW MINUTES TALKING TO A NEIGHBOUR OR SOMEONE WHO NEEDS YOU, SHOW EACH OTHER WE CARE