Burn bans, firework show cancellations in St. Louis area

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by KMOV.com staff

KMOV.com

Posted on June 29, 2012 at 4:06 PM

Updated Thursday, Nov 7 at 2:20 PM

ST. LOUIS (KMOV) -- With temperatures in the triple digits and extreme dry conditions, the National Weather Service has issued a fire danger warning for the St. Louis metropolitan area.

The warning means fires will start quickly and spread furiously.

Due to the warning, several cities in the area are putting a burn ban into effect. Under a burn ban, residents are asked to refrain from outdoor burning, including bonfire and home fireworks.

Here is a list of cities with burn bans and/or fireworks bans due to the dry conditions:

Albers, Ill. - Fireworks show postponed until further notice

Arnold, Mo. - Fireworks show canceled

Ballwin, Mo. - Fireworks ban

Belleville, Ill. - Fireworks ban

Chesterfield, Mo. - Fireworks display canceled

Clarkson Valley, Mo. - Fireworks display canceled

Columbia, Ill. - July 4th Celebration canceled.

Creve Coeur, Mo. - Fireworks display canceled

Delmar Gardens in South County - Fireworks show canceled

Ellisville, Mo. - Fireworks display postponed

Eureka, Mo. - Fireworks show canceled / burn ban

Farmington, Mo. - Fireworks show canceled/burn ban

Festus, Mo. - Burn/fireworks ban

Hazelwood, Mo. - Fireworks display canceled

Irondale, Mo. - Burn/fireworks ban

Kirkwood, Mo. - Fireworks display and celebration canceled

Lake St. Louis, Mo. - Fireworks ban

Lake Timberline, Mo. - Fireworks show postponed from June 30 to July 7

Mark Twain National Forest - Burn/fireworks ban (no open fires)

Maryland Heights, Mo. - Fireworks display canceled

Mascoutah, Il - Fireworks display canceled

North St. Louis City - Fireworks ban

Old Warson Country Club in Ladue, Mo. - Fireworks show canceled

Pacific, Mo. - Fireworks display postponed from July 1 to July 14

Park Hills, Mo. - Burn ban (no open fires)

Shiloh, Ill. - Burn/fireworks ban

Six Flags - Fireworks show canceled

Smithton, Ill. - Fireworks ban

St. Albans - Fireworks display canceled

St. Charles County Parks - Burn ban (no wood fires)

St. Louis (Cardonelet Park) - July 1 concert canceled

St. Louis (Sublette Park) - Fireworks display postponed

St. Louis County (Jefferson Barracks Park) - July 3 Fireworks display canceled

St. Louis County (unincorporated) - Fireworks display canceled

Vandalia, Ill. - Fireworks display canceled

Washington County, Mo. - Burn and fireworks ban

Webster Groves, Mo.- July 3rd and 4th fireworks show canceled

Weldon Spring, Mo. - Burn/firework ban.  Fireworks display and all Independence Day activities canceled.

Winfield, Mo. - Fireworks show canceled and fireworks ban

Wildwood, Mo. - Fireworks display canceled

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