Dry, hot weather leads to burn ban for Bossier
Beginning immediately, a burn ban is being issued for Bossier Parish.
This burn ban will remain in effect as long as the present conditions exist of less than average rain, high temperatures and very dry vegetation.
The fire departments realize that this is an inconvenience for some, but it is also a dangerous situation. The fire chiefs will be watching the conditions daily to assure that the ban only lasts as long as necessary.
Those seeking a special circumstance approval, such as contractors, should contact the fire department that serves the particular area in question to seek approval from the fire chief.
Fire District One, East Central and East 80: (318) 949-0528
Fire District Two, South Bossier (318) 987-2555
Fire District Four, Benton (318) 965-9454
Fire District Five, East of Plain Dealing (318)
Fire District Seven, West of Plain Dealing (318) 464-2169
Town of Plain Dealing Fire Department (318) 464-4049
Town of Haughton Fire Department (318) 949-9500
Town of Ivan (318) 294-7208