Articles Tagged “Burn Ban”

  • No “Burn Ban”

    Walker County Emergency Coordinator Butch Davis and commissioners discussed the possibility of instituting a “Burn Ban” for the county. Davis discussed the Keetch Byram Drought Index figures for the county and other information regarding a…

  • Commissioners Meet Today

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session this morning at nine at the courthouse. Today’s “Statutory Agenda” includes a public hearing on Senate Bill 1685 which is in regard to the District Clerk…

  • Burn Ban Update

    The County will be holding off on the “Burn Ban” for a while.  Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis has been consulting with others on the KBDI or Keetch-Byram Drought Index . . . . BURNBAN8-25-14

  • “Burn Bans” Lifted

    Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis has informed us that the “Burn Ban” for Walker County was lifted at nine this morning. The San Jacinto County Commissioners Court has also lifted the “Burn Ban”…

  • Commissioners Emphasize No Burning

    Walker County remains under a “Burn Ban.” At their meeting Tuesday commissioners emphasized the importance of not burning during this dry time of the year, including Precinct #1 Commissioner B-J Gaines, Jr., who talked about…

  • Burn Ban in Effect 12 Noon Today until Further Notice

    This morning Walker County Commissioners declared a “Burn Ban” in effect until further notice beginning at 12 noon.

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners meet at nine this morning at the courthouse. They will receive the Community Supervision and Corrections Department budget for Fiscal Years 2014 and 2015 and the Treasurer Monthly Investment Report for June…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session at the courthouse this morning at nine. Commissioners will receive the Walker County Appraisal District monthly report for June 2013. Walker County County Judge Danny Pierce…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet at the courthouse at nine this morning for a regular session. Jail Project Manager Eddie Smith will present an update on construction on the new County Jail. Local Election Director…

  • Butch Davis Comments on Burn Ban

    In Walker County Commissioners Court Monday morning, County Judge Danny Pierce implemented a burn ban for Walker County following an update on area conditions from Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis . . . . Davis…