List of southeastern Wisconsin-issued burn bans

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DNR spring burns

SOUTHEASTERN WISCONSIN — FOX6 News has begun to compile a list of communities that have declared burn bans as a result of the dry weather and heat. This is not an exhaustive list, and will likely change frequently, so check back for updates!

MILWAUKEE COUNTY

NOTE: The city of Milwaukee has a permanent burn ban that’s year-round. Other than that, burn bans are issued on a municipality-by-municipality basis. Residents are urged to check with their specific municipality.

  • City of Franklin

WAUKESHA COUNTY

  • Town of Waukesha
  • Town of Genessee
  • Village of Chenequa
  • Village of Big Bend
  • Village of Summitt
  • Village of Dousman
  • Village of Eagle
  • Village of Merton
  • Village of Menomonee Falls
  • City of New Berlin
  • City of Brookfield

OZAUKEE COUNTY

  • Town of New Burg
  • Village of Saukville
  • City of Cedarburg
  • Town of Cedarburg

WASHINGTON COUNTY

  • Town of Farmington
  • Town of Trenton
  • Town of West Bend
  • Town of Erin
  • Village of Germanton
  • Village of Slinger

JEFFERSON COUNTY

According to Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch, all of Jefferson County is under a burn ban.

RACINE COUNTY

  • Village of Caledonia
  • Village of Union Grove
  • Town of Yorkville

WALWORTH COUNTY

  • Town of Richmond
  • Town of Linn

DODGE COUNTY

  • City of Watertown
  • Town of Lowell
  • Village of Reeseville

DNR-Issued Burn Bans

Counties of Crawford, Richland, Sauk, Columbia, Marquette, Green Lake; parts of Iowa, Grant, Dane, Adams, and Juneau

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