Latham hazard burn

A hazard burn will be conducted today at Latham, weather permitting.

The Territory and Municipal Services (TAMS) Directorate has advised the burn will take place at Umbagong District Park, East of Florey Drive from 11am to 5pm. It will be 13 hectares in size.

The ACT Health Directorate advises that people with asthma, other chronic respiratory and/or chronic cardiac diseases should not perform vigorous exercise and should stay inside if affected by the smoke. People with asthma in particular should continue their medication and consult their general practitioner if they have any difficulties.

For more information call 13 22 81.