210 S. McDonald Street
McKinney, Texas 75069
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
|CONTACT:||Tim Wyatt, Public Information, 972-548-4673
Eric Nishimoto, Public Information, 972-548-4772
January 29, 2008
Collin County Burn Ban In Effect
(McKINNEY, Texas) -- In response to the number of brush fires currently burning in Collin County, an order prohibiting outdoor burning is now in effect. Until further notice, all outdoor burning is prohibited in the unincorporated areas of Collin County.
Brush fires are currently burning in the following areas:
A county declaration of disaster has also taken effect due to the fires. The declaration triggers access to additional federal and state resources.