Oklahoma County Commissioners Issue 30-Day Burn Ban

Wednesday, September 28th 2011, 4:50 pm
By: News 9


OKLAHOMA CITY -- The Oklahoma County Commissioners Wednesday issued a 30-Day burn ban for Oklahoma County due to continuing dry conditions.

The ban includes all outdoor burning except for outdoor cooking in gas grills, charcoal grills, or smokers with no exposed flame and having a hooded cooking area.

Other fuels used for outdoor cooking or the use of any type of fireplace with exposed flame or flame-producing devices are prohibited.