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Burn ban to be lifted in unincorporated King County

The King County Fire Marshal has lifted a Phase 1 burn ban as of Saturday in conjunction with King County Fire Chiefs' Association.

A burn ban was activated for unincorporated King County on Aug. 8, and applied to all outdoor burning except for small recreational fires in established fire pits at approved camp grounds or private property with the owner's permission.

For more information on local fire restrictions, the public can call 1-800-323-BURN or visit www.kingcounty.gov/property/FireMarshal/BurnBanInfo.aspx.

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