Consistent with the Washington County Open Burning Guidelines and at the direction of the County Fire Chiefs, the burn ban in Washington County has been lifted effective today, September 22, 2013.
Although weather conditions have brought about cooler temperatures and rain, please remain extremely cautious when burning and comply with all applicable burning regulations.
Persons wishing to conduct open burning operations must call the open burning information line at 503-259-1789. There is no open burning allowed within the permanent burn ban boundaries. For more information on outdoor burning visit www.tvfr.com or contact your local fire agency.