Adair County Kentucky Executive Order
Open Burning Ban
WHEREAS, KRS 149.401 of the Kentucky Revised Statutes provides that the County Judge Executive may authorize the implementation of an open burning ban during fire hazard periods; and
WHEREAS, the County Judge Executive has determined that a fire hazard period exists; and
WHEREAS, until Adair County receives sufficient rainfall to mitigate the fire hazard period, the ban shall remain in effect.
NOW, THEREFORE, it is hereby ORDERED by Michael Lee Stephens, Adair County Judge Executive, pursuant to KRS 149.401, that a fire hazard period exists and an open burning ban will remain in effect until further notice. Any violation of this open burning ban may subject to the penalties set forth in KRS 149.990(2).
Michael Lee Stephens, Adair County Judge Executive