Urban Forestry are conducting the prescribed burns in High Park and Lambton Park on Tuesday April 18th. Ignition will begin in Lambton Park at 12:00pm, and burning is expected to last until 1:30pm. Ignition at High Park will follow at approximately 2:00pm
There may be periods of reduced visibility in the local communities surrounding both parks due to smoke. Access to trails and pathways adjacent to burn sites will be temporarily blocked as required to maintain public safety. Residents with asthma or sensitivity to smoke are advised to close windows and refrain from entering the parks during the burn.