Summertime means sunshine and watermellon, swimming and picnics, and spending time outdoors with friends and family. Enjoy summer safely. Remember to be aware of thunderstorms with associated lightning hazards,be aware of the danger of heat related illnesses. Have fun and be safe. Read more safety messages...
Summer Heat Preparedness Guide
2012 has been a year of record heat. So far, this year has been the hottest year since temperatures have been recorded. (Source, NBC newscast, June 7, 2012). Be aware of the heat, keep hydrated, and read the tips below to identify heat related illness and how to keep yourself protected from the sun.
Heat Stress Card - A quick reference guide to help you identify the signs and symptoms of heat stress.
Keep your family safe this summer by following these tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP).
NOTICE: The purchase and use of fireworks is illegal in Lincoln County. Please refer to Section 5, Chapter 1 of the Lincoln County Code for the description of the code and the penalty for breaking it.