DeWitt County Adopts Burn Ban

DEWITT COUNTY— DeWitt County has adopted an order prohibiting outdoor burning. The burn ban will become effective at 12:01 o’clock on the 24th day of January, 2017. No outdoor burning will be allowed in unincorporated areas of the county. Burning will be allowed in screen covered containers like barbecues as long as the openings are half an inch, or smaller. The ban will last for 90 days or until further notice.