THE WOODLANDS, TX – Because the Fourth of July weekend approaches, The Woodlands Township reminds residents that fireworks are strictly prohibited in The Woodlands. The Woodlands is located in an city forest and one errant spark may severely harm the group.
Moreover, Southeast Texas is experiencing an prolonged interval of scorching and dry climate which elevates the chance of wildfires. 9 out of 10 wildfires are attributable to people and are thought-about preventable. Please comply with these fireplace security ideas to make sure a secure celebration.
- Whereas grilling or barbecuing, by no means depart your grill or pit unattended.
- Place your grill or pit in an open area, holding a secure distance from fireplace hazards reminiscent of dry grass, shrubs and woodpiles.
- After grilling, enable time for the coals to fully cool and be certain that there are not any smoldering embers that might reignite. Solely eliminate chilly coals.
- Maintain a water supply close by always.
- Test along with your county to find out if burn bans are in impact in your space.
- Harris County: www.readyharris.org
- Montgomery County: www.mctxoem.org
The Township might be producing the Fireworks Extravaganza in a managed setting together with The Pink, Sizzling & Blue Competition on Monday, July 4, 2022. Residents are invited to attend at varied places all through The Woodlands. Eventgoers and spectators are inspired to expertise each the sights and sounds of the Fireworks Extravaganza by tuning in to KSTAR Nation 99.7 FM to listen to the soundtrack reside on www.kstarcountry.com or by downloading the app. The app will be discovered by looking “KSTAR Nation Radio” within the App Retailer or on Google Play.
Residents are inspired to enroll in textual content alerts for necessary occasion updates by texting REDHOTBLUE22 to 877-949-3956. For extra info, please go to www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov/redhotandblue.
To be taught extra about wildfire prevention, please go to the Texas A&M Forest Service web site at www.tfsweb.tamu.edu/PreventWildfire.
For extra details about The Woodlands Township, please go to www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov or name 281-210-3800.