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UPDATE: CANCELLATION PRESCRIBED BURN AT MORNINGSIDE NATURE CENTER

6/18/2015

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Based on current or predicted weather conditions, observed conditions on site, or other factors, the Prescribed Burn Manager for the City of Gainesville, Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department, Nature Operations Division has cancelled the prescribed burn which had been scheduled for today. This cancellation is in accordance with safe management practices as defined by the Florida Forest Service and the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department.

In an effort to promote public safety, and to restore and maintain the health of our natural resources, Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs staff work closely with the Florida Forest Service (FFS), the University of Florida (UF), Alachua County Fire and Rescue (ACFR), Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), as well as the Gainesville Police and Fire Rescue departments.

For additional information please call the City of Gainesville, Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department at (352) 393-8185.




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