News

4 P.M. Outdoor Trash Burning Ban Is Now In Effect

4 P.M. Outdoor Trash Burning Ban Is Now In Effect

Photo: WINA

Statewide outdoor burning restrictions¬†began over the weekend, and they will last until April 30th. The Virginia Department of Forestry is highlighting a ban on the outdoor burning of trash or debris before 4 p.m. in most instances.¬† You can’t start that type of fire within 300 feet of woodland, brush, or fields that include dry grass or other flammable materials. A violator can get hit with a $500 fine. Anyone who’s convicted of letting an illegal fire go on a rampage can be charged with the cost of fighting it, and must pay for any property damage.

 

 

Latest Stories

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: March 5

Fresh
martha

Remember the time Martha Stewart was convicted in federal court? That was 11 years ago!

in Entertainment

Iconic movie soundtracks being reissued on vinyl

pulpfiction

"Clueless," "Jaws," "The Godfather," "Pulp Fiction," and "Animal House" are among the 26 film soundtracks being released on wax.

in Music

Rod Stewart is shooting a reality TV show

rodstewart

The show is reportedly set to premiere on E! network in June.