County Commissioners Hold Off on Burn Ban in Howard County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOWARD COUNTY - In Howard County, you can keep burning thanks to the recent rainfall.

On Monday morning, County Commissioners decided against a burn ban.

Volunteer Fire Chief Tommy Sullivan says the recent rainfall has soaked the grounds enough.

He says the County should hold off on reinstating a burn ban at this time.

Commissioners will look at the topic again in August.