Forest Fire Hazard Season Begins Tomorrow

The Kentucky Division of Forestry reminds you the fall forest fire hazard season begins  for all of Kentucky, starting this Saturday, Oct. 1 through Dec. 15.


Beginning on Oct. 1, no burning is allowed before 6 p.m. It is unlawful for any person to set fire to or to procure to set fire to any flammable material capable of spreading fire located in or within 150 feet of any woodland or brushland except between the hours of 6 p.m. and 6 a.m., or when the ground is covered in snow.


All fires should be attended until extinguished.