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Burn Ban Status

September 10, 2018 (Bell County, Texas)
Temporary Lifting of  the Burn Ban

Based on recent rainfall, current and anticipated weather conditions, the Burn Ban in Bell County remains lifted.

If you plan to burn in Bell County, please call 254-933-5555 prior to beginning.

The Public is reminded that TCEQ rules still apply, specifically:

  • No burning when winds are over 23 mph
  • All fires must be attended
  • Only wood products are to be burned
  • A water supply is available

Citizens are urged to use extreme caution and responsible judgment.

The Burn Ban status will again be evaluated at Commissioners Court at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, September 17, 2018.