DALEVILLE, Ala. (WDHN) — On Monday, the City of Daleville issued a burn ban that will be in effect until further notice.

The burn ban applies to all open-air burning, including leaf and woody debris, construction burning, campfires, and other fire activity inside Daleville City limits, where local ordinances apply.

The ban has been issued due to Daleville being in the part of Dale County that’s experiencing severe drought.