Smoke in Busse Woods Thursday Evening Reported to Be Prescribed Burn or Controlled Burn


Elk Grove Village firefighter/paramedics responded about 5:00 p.m. Thursday to Busse Woods after smoke was reported near Arlington Heights Road and Interstate 90 and in the Busse Woods forest preserve.

Firefighters searched for several minutes and discovered workers conducting a prescribed burn inside the forest preserve in Grove 4. The fire was reported under control about 5:15 p.m. Thursday.

Forest Preserve District of Cook County has an official web page that announces Trail Closures, Prescribed Burns and other Work …

No information was posted on the official page for Forest Preserved District Cook County.

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