ALERT: Burn Ban Issued for Bennington Area. No Outside Burning Permitted.

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For Immediate Release
April 19, 2016 @ 2:30p.m.

Fire Warden, Matt Hathaway has issued a burn ban for the town of Bennington. This is due to extremely dry conditions and varying winds. No outside burning is permitted and no new burn permits will be issued during this time. Residents are encouraged to notify Warden Hathaway or the Bennington Police Department immediate if they witness any outside burning. A follow up notice will be issued when the burn ban has been lifted. Contact information is below.

Matt Hathaway, Bennington Fire Warden: 802-681-8058
Bennington Police Department: 802-442-1030