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County Wide Burn Ban in Effect

The Union County Board of Commissioners voted to implement the County Wide Burn Ban0/Regulated Use restrictions at the recommendation of the Union County Fire Defense Board. The Ban is for: all fires outside incorporated cities within Union County. No fires of any kind are allowed except regulated agricultural field burning and gas or pellet barbeques.

There are also increased public use restrictions on lands protected by Oregon Department of Forestry and the Umatilla and Wallowa Whitman National Forests. Additional information regarding the forest restrictions can be found by visiting www.bmidc.org.

The County Burn Ban/Regulated Use of the Burn Ordinance can be read in its entirety by clicking the link below.

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