Franklin fire chief reminds residents burning ban in place

June 28, 2012

Franklin Fire Chief James Martins issued a reminder today that a ban on burning remains in effect within the city, to stay in place until a significant amount of rain has fallen.

Martins will determine when it is safe to allow open burning again and make an announcement at that time.

Until then, the ban applies to all individuals, including those holding a value Franklin burning permit.

The ban has been in place since June 15.

Call the Fire Department at (414) 425-1420 with questions or to check if the ban has been lifted.

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