Here is information about the Burn Ban and how to prepare for a wildfire

Drought in Travis County

Areas in Travis County are in extreme drought conditions. The burn ban is in effect for Travis County. Drought, high winds, and low humidity are prime wildfire conditions. All three currently exist within the county. Please use caution with/near heat causing sources.

Follow the links below to see the drought monitor and for information to help you prepare your home in the event of a wildfire.

Drought Monitor

Are you ready for a wildfire?

Westlake FD Fire Safety Tips

Learn to be FireWise

posted: Friday, April 15, 2011