The Dover City Fire Department recently announced that the department will be conducting a controlled burn at the 200 block of 164 East on Saturday, October 12th starting at 9 a.m.

Dover City Fire Department Chief Chief Charles Duvall advises residents that traffic will be detoured to use Tree Street and Hale Street as the controlled burn is being conducted. The burn is estimated to  take about  three hours.

Chief Duvall states, “Residents are asked to please avoid this area while the burn is underway, traffic control in the area will be minimal. Your cooperation is greatly appreciated.”