Burn ban in effect for Milam County

County Commissioners approved a burn ban for Milam County on Monday.

Even with a significant amount of rain here in the county, there is an extensive amount of dry grass in Milam County. Cameron Fire Chief Henry Horelica requested that the court approve the ban until further notice.

Agriculture and property clearing bruns are permissable upon contacting and approval of the local fire department.

Outdoor burning of trash is permitted in appropriate covered containers.