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Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016

DPS issues no burn order for Sikeston

Friday, August 24, 2007

SIKESTON -- The Sikeston Department of Public Safety is enforcing its burning laws within the city limits of Sikeston.

There will be no agricultural or ceremonial permits issued due to the extreme dry conditions. Brush, grass, and other vegetation is extremely dry due to the lack of rain and high heat.

Burning poses a severe threat of fire spread to uninvolved property, including buildings.