Texas Counties Deliver
Emergency Management Coordinator / Fire Marshal


Mark Chadwick
925 Avenue Y
Hondo, TX 78861

Phone: 830-455-0129
Fax: 830-741-6156


EFFECTIVE December 1, 2022 at 11:59 PM the COUNTYWIDE Burn Ban for Medina County will be lifted.  Click here to view Order.

If you are wanting to burn, please call the Sheriff’s Office Dispatch non-emergency number at 830-741-6153 to obtain burning recommendations and also be prepared to provide your name and address each time you plan to burn.  

Exception to the Burn Ban - Exception Form

Notice to Builders, Business Owners, Contractors & Individuals - Click here for notice of burning

Helpful links pertaining to outdoor burning:

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality - Burn Procedures
Texas A&M Forest Service - Outdoor burn information

Emergency Notification Registration

Please Click the link below to register for Emergency Notifications within the County

 Communications Registry   

Zika Information


West Nile Information