Hill County increasing fire restrictions, moving to Stage 1
Last updated 7/20/2021 at 11:13am
Despite relatively light fire activity in the state this past week, Hill and Roosevelt counties have decided to move into Stage 1 fire restrictions based on their conditions.
The counties announced the coming changes during a regional fire call this morning.
Hill County is in a burn ban at the moment.
Under the Stage 1 restrictions, which will go into effect at 12:01 a.m. Friday, building, maintaining, attending, or using a fire or campfire and smoking, except within an enclosed vehicle or building, a developed recreation site, or while stopped in an area at least three feet in diameter...