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“The Mission of the Pewee Valley Fire Protection District is to protect life and property
from fire and other emergencies by providing trained personal and resources in the
most effective possible manner”
(LaGrange, KY) Oldham County Judge-Executive David Voegele has issued
a TOTAL BURN BAN for Oldham County, beginning at noon today.
This means there is to be no outside burning in Oldham County until the ban is lifted.
A total ban includes burning for agricultural and recreational purposes, but does not include fireworks.
Persons who intend to shoot off fireworks are urged to use extreme caution.
The ban was requested by Oldham County fire chiefs. Any group in Oldham County that intends
to conduct a large-scale fireworks display during the July 4 th
holiday is asked to provide advance notice to their district fire department.
For additional information contact the Oldham County Judge-Executive’s Office at 222-9357.
for ozone and particulate matter because pollution levels have exceeded those permitted by clean air act, open burning is
prohibited in Oldham County May 1st through September 30 th. All questions concerning Open Burning should be
addressed to the KY Division of Air Quality at 1.888.287.6529 or at
There are exceptions to the Burn Ban. The Oldham County open burn ordinance references what kind of burning
is allowed in O.C. during the ban, and it can be found on the county’s website. www.oldhamcountyky.gov.