Collin County Now Under Burn Ban
Dallas, Van Zandt only local counties not banning outdoor burning.
196 Texas counties are now under outdoor burning bans.
Collin county is the latest North Texas county to put a burn ban in place. Dry conditions and the increasing risk of wildfires are the main reasons.
The ban will be in place for 90 days unless we get a significant amount of rain.
For a complete list of all counties currently banning outdoor burning from the Texas Forest Service, click here: