Burn ban in place June 1st

Outdoor Burning Restriction is in effect June 1st through October 1st :

  • Burning yard waste, such as leaves, grass, brush and other yard trimmings are prohibited.

  • Burning to clear land of trees, stumps, shrubbery, or other natural vegetation is prohibited.

  • Residents may still have campfires so long as the fire is in an approved pit or area.

  • Restricted open flame devices, meaning using devices liable to start a fire in moderate fire hazard areas

  • Portable fireplaces are allowed so long as they’re on noncombustible surfaces and burn only natural wood products.

  • Moderate travel restrictions are also in effect, meaning motorists can’t operate vehicles off the roadway

  • Campfires in Compliant pits may be allowed during this time, check for current restrictions.

  • Portable Propane Campfires are usually allowed under these restrictions but can still be dangerous depending on conditions

  • During a burn ban, fire danger in increased and burning brush, needles or yard waste is not allowed and will be extinguished.