Burn Ban May be on the Way for Lubbock County
Right now, Lubbock is in the minority of West Texas counties, one of the few without a burn ban currently in place. And County Commissioner Bill McCay says there's a reason for that. "Those rural residents who choose not to have dumpsters, who choose to ...
Harris County passes burn ban for rural areas
HOUSTON (KTRK) -- Harris County commissioners have passed a burn ban for rural areas. The fire marshal requested that ban as the wildfire danger in Texas is higher than ever ... It was time to put it back. There is no rain in the forecast anytime soon."
Commissioners Consider Fire Suppression, Pass on Burn Ban
... fireworks’ the County must be under a drought index of 575 and there must be a burn ban in place. Blanco County is currently in a 0-200 drought index. Hence, per the Texas Forest Service no action is taken.” County Commissioner Granberg asked the ...
County enacts burn ban
Chief Jimmy Ellis with the West Odessa Volunteer Fire Department said there haven’t been a lot of fires lately, but he expects it to pick up with fireworks sales and an increase in dry weather and wind. Ector County Judge Susan Redford said the burn ban ...
Moore County Lifts Burn Ban
DUMAS – Moore County ... Texas: Hutchinson, Roberts, Hemphill, Oldham, Potter, Carson, Wheeler, Deaf Smith, Armstrong, Donley, Collingsworth, Parmer, Castro, Hall, and Childress. In New Mexico, Curry and Roosevelt Counties still have burn bans in affect ...