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December 10, 2012

Commissioners enact burn ban

Corsicana — The Navarro County Commissioners Court has enacted a burn ban for Navarro County.

Dry conditions and the lack of rain prompted the recommendation by Eric Meyers Jr., the county emergency management coordinator.

The action authorizes a 30-day ban which can be lifted by action of the county judge should conditions improve.

The ban does not affect the sale or use of fireworks commonly sold during the Christmas and New Year's holiday, however the court urges extreme caution in the use of fireworks during the dry conditions.

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