FROM LOCAL SOURCES
SPENCER COUNTY -- Officials in Spencer County have issued a burn ban due to the dry conditions.
Burn bans were already up for Warrick, Crawford, Perry, Lawrence and Jackson Counties.
Under the declaration, the following is banned…
- Campfires and other recreational fires
- Open burning using conventional fuel such as wood or other combustible materials (grills are exempt)
- Burning of debris, timber, vegetation, etc.
- Burn barrels for any open burning at a residential structure