This blog was created to help raise awareness concerning the adverse effects of wood smoke on human health, and on the environment. We are lobbying to eliminate open air burning in Woodstock, Ontario, Canada.
To complain about a burn, call Police and Fire Dispatch: 519-537-2323.
To complain about open air burning, call, write, or e-mail Woodstock Council members (link below, right).
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Summary of "Cities that do it better"
The best: open air burning prohibited: Guelph, Waterloo, and Windsor.
No burning in urban/residential parts of city: Brampton, Burlington, Cambridge, and Hamilton.
Adhere to Ontario Fire Code: Brantford, St. Catharines, and Toronto.