Burn ban issued for Henderson County effective immediately

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HENDERSON CO, Ky. (WEHT) – A burn ban has been issued for Henderson County, this includes the Cities of Henderson, Robards, and Corydon.

Brad Schneider, Judge Executive of Henderson County, “This order is effective immediately and will last until further notice.”

Exemptions include;

Personal food preparation using outdoor gas or charcoal grills or other self-contained cooking platforms

Food preparation for community events such as Burgoo or BBQ at which a city or volunteer fire department provides on-site fire protection.

All other open burning is prohibited.

For more information on open burning, click here.

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