Media Release

Countywide Burn Ban Lifted

Thursday, May 25, 2017 4:30 PM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL – Thanks to recent rain conditions, the mandatory countywide burn ban originally signed on April 25, 2017, has been terminated. The burn ban was formally terminated by a majority of the Alachua County Board of County Commissioners.

For more information, contact Alachua County Fire Marshal John Adler at 863-781-1452.


  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

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