2017-09-20

Burn ban still in effect, ignored

Fire chief says ban is necessary due to arid conditions Kimberly Rubio Assistant editor Since a 90-day burn ban was implemented in Uvalde County on July 24, Uvalde Volunteer Fire Department has been dispatched to extinguish eight unauthorized fires. Violating the ban is a Class C misdemeanor with a maximum fine of $500. Citations can be issued by the Uvalde […]