Burning ban to go into effect for 54 counties - Fox 2 News Headlines

Burning ban to go into effect for 54 counties

Posted: Updated:

Cobb county authorities say the Georgia Department of Natural Resources has issued a ban on open burning starting May 1. The ban runs until September 30.

They say the ban affects 54 counties, including Cobb.

While the ban is in effect, people may not burn leaves, tree limbs, yard waste, forest land or use air curtain destructors for land clearing, say authorities.

Powered by WorldNow

WJBK-TV | Fox 2
16550 West Nine Mile Rd.
Southfield, MI 48075

Main Station: (248) 557-2000
Newsroom: (248) 552-5103

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices