BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — A burn ban will go into effect for Livingston Parish on Friday.
According to a release from the Livingston Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, the Livingston Parish Fire Chiefs requested that the burn ban be reinstated. The parish-wide burn ban will go back into effect at 6 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 27 until further notice.
This comes after the burn ban was lifted for about a week.
The statewide burn ban is still in effect with a few modifications. The modifications allowed individual parishes to opt out of the burn ban.