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News Release
Yard Debris Burning Season to End in Lincoln County - 06/26/20

Fowarding media release on behalf of the Lincoln County Fire Defense Board.

The Lincoln County Fire Defense Board, and the nine fire protection agencies are announcing the closure of back yard debris burning season. The last date to burn yard debris will depend on where you live in the County. Please see attached closure list for the specific date for your fire agency.

Most Fire Agencies are closing their burn season by July 1. Newport Fire Department and Rural Fire Protection District, Depoe Bay Fire District, and North Lincoln Fire & Rescue District’s last day of burning is July 5. 

Regulations for recreational fires may vary from agency to agency. We encourage the public to contact their local fire agency for specific regulations regarding burning of yard debris.

See attachments for full release and closure dates by district.


Jenny Demaris, County Emergency Manager on behalf of 

Chief Robert Murphy, Lincoln County Fire Defense Board


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