**COUNTY WIDE BURN BAN HAS BEEN LIFTED**

As of 8-22-16.  Please see www.kaufmancounty.net/fire for more information.

Event though; The BURN BAN for Kaufman County has been lifted;

OUTDOOR BURNING IN KAUFMAN COUNTY

BRUSH PILES
Brush, branches, limbs, leaves and unpainted or untreated lumber are the only items that can be burned on open ground when there is not a burn ban.
All other items must be disposed of at an approved solid waste site.
* Please contact Kaufman County dispatch @ 972-932-9799 prior to burning brush piles.
* Provide your name, phone number and location of burning.
* Brush burning is to be performed after sunrise and cease before sunset.
* Perform any necessary precautions to ensure a safe fire.
* All fires should be monitored throughout the entire burn and it is recommended that a
cell phone be available to call 911 in the event of a fire getting out of control.