Meade County "Burn Ban" Still in Effect


This ban is automatically enacted when the National Weather Service’s Fire Danger Index reaches the Very High or greater categories and is automatically suspended when it falls below the Very High category.

Open fires are banned between July 28 and Aug 18 of any year as well as fireworks unless approved by the Board of County Commissioners.

Not Allowed: Any Open Flame including Campfires & Fireworks.

Allowed: Charcoal and liquid fuel grills that are are a metal or stone device with the fire box that is not resting on the ground with a metal grate designed to cook food.

For more information please refer to Meade County ORDINANCE NO. 27.