burn ban

Burn ban in Franklin, Hunt, Kaufman Counties

Aug 13, 2013
Texas A&M Forest Service

Hunt County has joined Franklin and Kaufman Counties in banning most outdoor fires.

Thanks to Rains, Counties Rescind Burn Bans

Aug 28, 2012

The Hunt County Commissioners vote Tuesday to lift its burn ban was the third cancelation in the past week.

Hopkins County Becomes Region's Sixth Burn Ban

Aug 10, 2012
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SULPHUR SPRINGS - Hopkins County Judge Chris Brown is following the path of his local counterparts in declaring an emergency burn ban due to increasingly dry conditions.

Burn Ban List Now Includes Hunt County

Aug 7, 2012
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GREENVILLE - Monday’s rains did little to improve the dry conditions in Hunt County, prompting an emergency order Tuesday prohibiting burning in unincorporated parts of the county.

Let the Burn Bans Begin

Aug 1, 2012
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MCKINNEY - With the persistent heat and increasingly dry conditions, Northeast Texas may be in for another round of burn bans.

Hunt County no longer under burn ban

Nov 16, 2011

HUNT COUNTY - Hunt County officials have agreed to lift the current burn ban, originally enacted in mid July, effective immediately.