BEND, OR -- Central Oregon fire chiefs are expected to close the outdoor debris burning season at sunset on May 31, due to the return of warm and dry weather.
With just one week left in the burning season, authorities remind everyone to follow regulations in your area, don’t burn on windy days, never leave a burn unattended and always keep water and tools available to keep the fire where you want it.
Bend Fire reminds Central Oregon residents that regulations may vary between fire protection jurisdictions, including the burn season closure date. They recommend contacting your local, state or federal fire agency for specific requirements and closures.
For more information on outdoor debris burning from Bend Fire, click HERE