Leaf burning permitted this upcoming week in Mt. Vernon

Leaf burning permitted this upcoming week in Mt. Vernon

MT. VERNON, IL — Fire Chief & EMA Coordinator Kevin Sargent is reminding the public of the upcoming leaf burning period in Mt. Vernon.

The leaf burning period runs from Monday, November 8th through Sunday, November 14th. You may burn leaves between the hours of sunrise and sunset on each of those days. No burning shall occur upon any public street, public sidewalk, drainage ditch within the public right-of-way nor any manhole cover or on the property of another without written permission. All types of fires must be physically attended by a person at least 18 years of age at all times. Burning of any kind may be prohibited during this leaf burning period by order of the Fire Chief due to high winds, dry conditions or other factors.

For any questions contact Chief Sargent at 618-242-6880.

Concert Calendar

James Taylor w/ Jackson Browne

James Taylor w/ Jackson Browne

December 4 @ 7:30 PM Legendary singer/songwriter James Taylor & His All-Star Band with special guest Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Jackson Browne and his band at Enterprise Center. ON SALE • Friday, August 27th @ 10am PRICES • $59.50, $79.50, $125.00 Click HERE to purchase tickets

Dream Theater

Dream Theater

POSTPONED!! Dream Theater with special guest Arch Echo at Stifel Theatre on Saturday, December 4th ON SALE • NOW PRICES • $24.50, $36.50, $51.50, $66.50 and $82 Click HERE to purchase tickets

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