Star Staff Reports
Due to the current weather conditions here in the Mid-South, The Shelby County Fire Department is issuing an immediate BAN ON ALL OPEN BURNING throughout the response areas of un-incorporated Shelby County, Tennessee. This ban includes all residential trash, construction over use and open pit burning with and without air curtain destructors.
The Shelby County Fire Department will continuously monitor weather conditions and will make a determination as to when the ban will be lifted.
REMINDER: Open surface burning throughout all of un-incorporated Shelby County, Tennessee is always against the law.