Burn Ban modified

The burn ban which was imposed on July 26, 2023, by the President of the DeSoto Parish Police Jury will be modified and effective September 30, 2023 at 5:00 pm.

The modification for DeSoto Parish provides for anyone wanting to burn to contact their respective fire district. The fire districts will evaluate these requests on a case-by-case basis.

The President of the DeSoto Parish Police Jury reserves the right to fully reinstate the ban at a later date if conditions warrant. Anyone having questions concerning this matter should contact their fire districts.

Fire District #1 – 318-697-5150

Fire District #2 – 318-933-8799

Fire District #3 – 318-925-0087

Fire District #5 – 318-697-7304

Fire District #8 – 318-872-2453

Fire District #9 – 318-797-5673

Mansfield Fire Dept – 318-872-4246

If you are unable to reach any of your respective fire districts, please contact the burn permit line at 855-600-2876.

Thank you and God Bless,

Michael Norton
Parish Administrator
DeSoto Parish Police Jury
Work (318)872-0738
Fax (318)872-5343