Contact: Ben Bauman
Director, Public Affairs
Work: (785) 274-1192 Cell: (785) 806-4063 http://www.kansastag.gov
Current Burn Bans
Reported as of March 16, 2015
For the most up to date information regarding burn bans in Kansas, please contact your county emergency management office or your local fire department or your local law enforcement dispatch center (non-emergency number). The decision to implement a burn ban is made by county or city government leadership based on local conditions, therefore, the best information resides at the local level.
Burn ban in Ellsworth County
The Ellsworth County commissioners passed a resolution establishing a burn ban for the county effective March 9. It is in effect until further notice.
A burn ban is in effect for Russell County beginning March 16.