Town Reminds Residents About Open Air Burning Bylaw

Orangeville, ON (Orangeville Fire Department) Thinking of having a backyard campfire this summer? Don’t forget the Town of Orangeville open air burning bylaw recognizes the sensitivity of some groups of people to the smoke caused by outdoor fires. Orangeville residents must apply to obtain a burn permit from the Town of Orangeville Fire Department.

Act Now to Save a Life – 2017 No Hot Pets Launch

Orangeville, ON (Ontario SPCA – Orangeville Branch) The Ontario SPCA, in partnership with SPCAs and Humane Societies from across Canada, are launching the 2017 No Hot Pets campaign. The campaign’s goal is to educate the public on the dangers of leaving pets unattended in vehicles during the summer months.

The Impact of Powerline Contact is Instant and Lethal

Mississauga, ON (PRNewswire) Across the province, whether in the yard or on a construction site, thousands of Ontarians are working in close quarters with a silent and potentially deadly hazard: powerlines. From May 15 to 21, the Electrical Safety Authority’s (ESA’s) Powerline Safety Week reminds people across the province to think twice about these unassuming overhead threats all year round, at home and at work.