Hunt County has joined Franklin and Kaufman Counties in banning most outdoor fires.
The Hunt County Commissioners vote Tuesday to lift its burn ban was the third cancelation in the past week.
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.
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.
MCKINNEY - With the persistent heat and increasingly dry conditions, Northeast Texas may be in for another round of burn bans.
HUNT COUNTY - Hunt County officials have agreed to lift the current burn ban, originally enacted in mid July, effective immediately.