Burn/Fireworks Bans in Several Areas

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County and city officials have banned the use of personal fireworks and any open burning due to hot and dry conditions. The burn bans will remain in effect until there is enough rain to reduce the risk of fire danger.

Altus
Arkoma, Okla.
Bentonville
Benton County
Bethel Heights
Charleston
Chester
Crawford County
Farmington
Fayetteville
Fort Smith
Goshen
Greenland
Greenwood
Huntington
Johnson
Johnson County
LeFlore County
Lincoln
Little Flock
Logan County
Lowell
Mountainburg
Paris
Prairie Grove
Scott County
Sebastian County
Sequoyah County
Spiro
Springdale
Washington County

We will continue to update to this list as county and city officials provide new information on local burn bans.

Under many of these bans, anyone caught using fireworks could be cited or fined. In some areas, those with professional commercial permits will be allowed to execute fireworks displays. Check with your local county or city officials for details.

For more information on county burn bans in Arkansas visit http://www.arkfireinfo.org/
For more information on county burn bans in Oklahoma visit http://www.forestry.ok.gov/burn-ban-information