Burn ordinance includes unincorporated Beaufort Co.

BEAUFORT CO., SC (WTOC) - Unincorporated areas of Beaufort County have been included in a new burning ordinance that has been adopted by the county.

The ordinance will be enforced by the local fire departments and the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office will be writing citations when warranted, according to the Bluffton Township Fire District.

County residents are encouraged to read the ordinance if they plan on doing outdoor burning.

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