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Burn ban in Pierce County lifted

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on Oct. 15, 2012 at 2:30 pm |
October 15, 2012 2:30 pm

Pierce County lifted its burn ban Monday afternoon due to the recent rains.

Officials said the ban does not apply to areas that are prohibited because of environmental or pollutions laws. Burning garbage, paper and other refuse is prohibited at all times.

More information can be obtained from the Fire Prevention Bureau at 253-798-7179.

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