Community St Landry Parish Local News Breaking News

St. Landry Parish Government has re-issued a burn ban in the parish effective Thursday, October 5, 2023.

After recent consideration, St. Landry Parish Government has re-issued the parish-wide burn ban. The ban includes anything with an open flame that produces an ember. The wind can carry floating embers away from the original fire and start a spot fire.

The ban excludes any outdoor cooking on grills and prescribed burns certified by the Department of Agriculture and Forestry.

The ban will take effect immediately and last until further notice.