State fire marshal: Quit burning

"As a result of the current emergency and the effect that this emergency is having on local fire departments to effectively respond to fires, the state fire marshal hereby orders a cease and desist of all private burning in the parishes affected by Hurricane Gustav pursuant to his authority under RS 40:1563.

Private burning shall only be permitted by permission of the local fire department or local government."

(Signed) H. "Butch" Browning, State Fire Marshal

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