Franklin County Under a Burn Ban

(Franklin County, IN) – Franklin County Commissioners have issued a burn ban until further notice.

Commissioners say they put the countywide order in place due to the heat, dry conditions and a lack of significant rain in the forecast until next week.

You’re urged to refrain from open burning outdoors due to the risk of widespread fire hazards.

You can read the burn ban declaration below:

Burn Ban Proclamation June 19, 2024 signed