Mexia News Staff Report
Limestone County Judge Daniel Burkeen lifted the burn ban Thursday, Aug. 18, after extensive rains fell across much of the county starting Friday, Aug. 12, and continuing the succeeding week, with even more rain predicted.
Limestone County commissioners are expected to confirm the lifting of the burn ban at their meeting Tuesday, Aug. 23.
Commissioners plan also to hold another budget work session at the end of the meeting, make decisions on the upcoming election, designate signatories on the Inmate Trust Account, approve paying for fence construction on LCR 250, authorize the cleaning of Brown Cemetery and approve abandoning the planned streets in Farrar.
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