Chattooga County Commissioner Jason Winters has lifted the temporary burn ban that was put in place last month for Chattooga County.

The Summerville Fire Department is lifting the burn ban for residents within the City of Summerville.  Summerville Fire Chief Robbie Lathem encourages residents to be safe when burning brush and also make sure you call the Fire Department if you live in the city limits to obtain a burn permit at 706-859-0914.

If you live outside the city limits please call Georgia Forestry at 877-652-2876