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Posted on: January 24, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Countywide Burn Ban - effective Jan 24, 2022

Burn ban issued for Cleveland County

Effective Monday, Jan. 24, 2022

The Cleveland County Board of County Commissioners has issued a 14-day burn ban for Cleveland County in response to high fire danger as verified by Cleveland County fire chiefs. This ban is effective immediately and prohibits all fires, campfires, bonfires, burning trash or other materials. 

Enforcement of this county bun ban may be carried out by any law enforcement officer of this state. 

Any person convicted of violating this resolution shall be guilty of a misdemeanor punishable by a fine of not more than Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00), by imprisonment for not more than one (1) year, or both.

Outdoor cooking in approved cooking appliances is permissible with due caution. 

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