Burn ban in effect in Douglas County

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Published: Apr. 2, 2021 at 6:09 PM CDT
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OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - Citing “drier than normal conditions,” Douglas County Fire chiefs put a “burn ban” into effect Friday morning.

The ban will remain in place “until further notice,” according to a release from a county fire spokesman.

Due to the drier than normal conditions, a burn ban has been issued for Douglas County as of today, 4/2/21 at 0700...

Posted by Omaha Fire Department on Friday, April 2, 2021

The area was placed in a burn ban about a month ago, on March 7. It lasted about a week, lifting on March 15.

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