Brush Fire Ban Over, but Don’t Get Burned by Carelessness

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC)'s annual burn ban has officially ended, but clear, hot days like Wednesday are reminders that wildfire hazards are still there. According to a press release from the DEC, their burn ban is over but residents should use caution whenever burning brush. Residents of all Livingston County towns (statewide, towns with populations below 20,000) may now burn brush unless … [Read more...]