Washington County will enact burn ban until further notice.
The Washington County Fire Defense Board will enact a burn ban within Washington County on Thursday, May 9, at 0700.
• Backyard burning
• Agricultural burning
• Land clearing or slash burning.
The burn ban will remain in effect until weather conditions minimize the fire danger.
The burn ban does not include recreational burning (backyard/outdoor fire pits), but caution should be exercised.