The Talbot County Council has enacted a temporary burn ban due to drought conditions and extreme heat. For more information, visit talbotcountymd.gov/burnban

Burn Bans in Talbot County

Burn Ban Ends on July 21

Burn Ban Ends on July 21

The current burn ban expires on Sunday, July 21, 2024. Normal burn exercises including fire pits, bonfire, etc. may take place, but Emergency Services reminds residents to always practice fire safety.

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Pursuant to § 119-6(A) of the Talbot County Code, the County Council has the authority to impose a burning ban based on the affirmative recommendation and finding of the Burn Ban Committee that prolonged or unusual conditions conducive to the easy start and spread of fire exist.

Reporting a Burn Ban Violation

To report a violation, contact The Department of Emergency Service's Non-Emergency Line at 410-822-0095.

Burn Ban FAQ

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