Burn Bans Lifted in Midland, Andrews Counties

WEST TEXAS - Recent rains have allowed Midland County and Andrews County officials to lift their burn bans.

Over the July 4th holiday weekend the Midland International Airport received over a third of an inch of rain, but some areas of Midland County saw much more.

Andrews County also received some good rains from storms that rolled through the area.

Midland County Fire Marshal reminds people to be cautious when burning and to not burn any materials not allowed by state environmental rules.

Local authorities ask that you contact them before doing any burning.