County issues burn ban effective July 24
Last updated 7/25/2019 at 8:25am
Elevated fire risk has prompted county officials to issue burn restrictions for unincorporated areas of Spokane County effective Wednesday, July 24, according to a press release.
Unauthorized open burning and specified outdoor recreational fires — campfires, fire bowls and fire pits — are prohibited in unincorporated areas of Spokane County until further notice.
Citizens may still use manufactured portable outdoor fireplaces, barbecues, outdoor fireplaces, patio and deck warmers – if the appliance is equipped with a spark arrestor and a chimney. In addition, only approved fuels incl...