Hendry County to end burn ban

Photo via the Caloosahatchee Forestry Center.

LABELLE, Fla.  Hendry County is lifting its temporary burn ban, county officials said.

The ban will end at 8:00 a.m. Friday.

Recent rains prompted county commissioners to rescind the prohibition of outdoor burning put in place Jan. 9.

Lee County, Collier County and Cape Coral also decided to end their burn bans this week.

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