Greeneville Fire Dept. issuing burn permits on case-by-case basis following rains


Books burn in a protest fire at Prospero’s Books in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, May 27, 2007. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. (WJHL) – Recent rains have allowed for slightly eased burning regulations in Greeneville.

According to the Greeneville Fire Department, they are now issuing burn permits on a case-by-case basis.

Greeneville had previously issued a burn ban prohibiting any and all burning.

The reversal comes following recent rains.

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