Burn ban issued in Lavaca County
By ADVOCATE STAFF REPORT
Feb. 18, 2011 at 10:02 p.m.
Updated Feb. 17, 2011 at 8:18 p.m.
Lavaca County commissioners court has issued a burn ban for the non-incorporated areas of the county.
The ban was issued during a special session of the commissioners court on Friday.
The ban is for 90 days unless lifted sooner by the court.
Violation of a burn ban order is a Class C misdemeanor and punishable by a fine of up to $500.