UPDATE: (10/8/19) CALDWELL PARISH, La. — A month-long burn ban in Caldwell Parish has been lifted.
The Caldwell Parish Police Jury announced that the ban was lifted effective at 8:00 AM on Tuesday, October 8th.
ORIGINAL: (9/9/19) CALDWELL PARISH, La. — A burn ban has been put into effect for Caldwell Parish starting today.
According to the Caldwell Parish Police Jury, all outside burning is prohibited in Caldwell Parish starting today, Monday, September 9.
They do say that a permit can be obtained through the Department of Agriculture and Forestry or the Department of Environmental Quality for certain situations.