VERNON COUNTY, WI (Ben Caxton) — Vernon County Emergency management will be holding an informational hearing to get input from the public on a proposed new county ordinance regulating burning in Vernon County. The meeting will be held July 23rd at 9:00 AM in the County Boardroom in Viroqua. The purpose of the hearing is to answer questions or concerns on the proposed County Wide Burn Ban & Illegal Burning Ordinance. Prior to taking public comments a brief presentation will be made on what is included in the ordinance including enforcement, how burn restrictions will be implemented, and things that can and cannot be burned. Copies of the proposal are available at the County Clerk’s office and on the Vernon County website.