burn ban

Northeast Texas
8:09 am
Tue August 13, 2013

Burn ban in Franklin, Hunt, Kaufman Counties

Counties in red have burn bans in effect as of Aug. 13.
Texas A&M Forest Service

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

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Drought
7:29 pm
Tue August 28, 2012

Thanks to Rains, Counties Rescind Burn Bans

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

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Drought
8:30 am
Fri August 10, 2012

Hopkins County Becomes Region's Sixth Burn Ban

Scorched corn fields in Fayette County, Texas in late July
steven..ng Flickr

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.

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Drought
3:07 pm
Tue August 7, 2012

Burn Ban List Now Includes Hunt County

mklitt Flickr

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.

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Drought
8:50 am
Wed August 1, 2012

Let the Burn Bans Begin

WarrenPrice Flickr

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

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Drought
12:48 pm
Wed November 16, 2011

Hunt County no longer under burn ban

HUNT COUNTY - Hunt County officials have agreed to lift the current burn ban, originally enacted in mid July, effective immediately.

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