Seymour Fire Department official believes it will shorten the rescue response times.
Firefighters contained a large fire burning in downtown Bloomington at Japanee on 8th Street and Walnut Avenue Monday morning.
State officials are urging farmers to use precaution as the drought has increased risks for fire, harmful dust and mold due to decomposition.
Monroe County Commissioners voted to lift the burn ban that was put in place June 15.
After fire destroyed part of the factory in 2011, For Bare Feet moved its operations to Martinsville and gave the old site to the Brown County commissioners.
A wildfire charred woods and hay fields in southeastern Brown County before crews contained it.
The data show that the number of Hoosier children suffering from asthma has spiked in the last five years.
Brown County fire crews are working to contain a field fire in the area.
Firefighters responded to a 27-acre wildfire in McCormick Creek Park on Friday.
State law prohibits local municipalities from banning firework usage surrounding the Fourth of July.