Decision details

Fire prevention measures on open spaces

Decision Maker: Executive Member (Economic Development and Public Service Reform)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


1.    That the council should continue to work with partners and other landowners to put in place measures to reduce the risk of wildfires in the borough.


2.    To restrict the lighting of fires (including barbeques) on council owned land, including complete banning on relevant land when advised by Lancashire Fire and Rescue that risks are heightened.

Publication date: 29/06/2020

Date of decision: 29/06/2020

Date comes into force if not called in: 08/07/2020

Call-in deadline date: 07/07/2020

Current call-in Count: 0

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