Just as the Hasinai Indian girl named Angelina extended a "hand of friendship and welcome" to Spanish explorers in 1690, we welcome you to Angelina County, located in the heart of the East Texas pineywoods.
Burn Ban Notice
For Angelina County
P.O. BOX 908
LUFKIN, TEXAS 75902-0908
A “Declaration of Disaster & Order Restricting Outdoor Burning” has been filed by the Angelina County Judge.
This “Order” prohibits all outdoor burning of trash, brush, trees, storm debris, construction material debris & open campfires until the expiration of this Order, unless renewed, continued or rescinded by the Commissioners Court of Angelina County.
This “Order” also prohibits the Sale, Possession, and Use of All Fireworks, excluding organized pyrotechnic displays under the direct supervision of the local fire department. This order expires in sixty (60) hours unless my request for extension is approved by the Governor of the State of Texas.
For additional information, contact the Office of the County Judge at 936/634-5413 or the Angelina County Office of Emergency Management at 936/671-4054.
A copy of the “Order” is being faxed to you along with this letter to use in disseminating this information to the residents of Angelina County.
Your help in this matter is truly appreciated.