City of Franklin issues ban on burning

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DNR spring burns

FRANKLIN — The City of Franklin has issued a continued ban on burning due to extreme dry conditions and fire risk.

Franklin Fire Chief, James Martins, is continuing a ban on all burning until further notice. Cooking on grills is permitted and should be monitored to keep them from getting out of control.

Any questions concerning the continuation of the ban or if the ban has lifted should be addressed to the Franklin Fire Department at (414) 425-1420.