Site Map Icon
RSS Feed icon
 
 
 

April 23, 2017
IAFF Local Newswire
 
Join the Newswire!
Updated: Apr. 23 (15:59)

KCFD Retired Fire Fighters
IAFF Local 42
Spring Fling IV-Fundraiser for Michael Daniel Jr. Scholarship
IAFF Local 42
MFD's "pit crew" CPR techniques increase survival rates of victims
IAFF Local 271
Missoula firefighters helping kids after traumatic experiences
IAFF Local 271
Recent Calls
Hamden Professional Firefighters
Hampton Chowdah Challenge
Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire
 
     
UnionActive Newswire
 
Join the Newswire!
Updated: Apr. 23 (17:01)

James R. Hoffa Memorial College Student Essay
Teamsters Local Union No. 677
A Gift From Capt Buscio
New Jersey Law Enforcement Commanding Officers Association
Update From Salem HB2244A 
IATSE Local 488
St. Lucie County School District Bargaining Update
Communications Workers of America Local 3181
Stagehand 101 Class
IATSE Local 33
JCBA Update 04.21.17
TWU Local 568
 
     
Open Burning
Updated On: Dec 31, 2012

Burning Season Runs From

January 15 - May 1.

 

A permit to burn must be obtained from the Fire Department prior to permission being granted for open burning. Permits can be obtained at either fire station for a fee of $10.00. Once you obtain your permit number it will remain valid until further notice.

Click here to obtain permission

 

Call 508.636.1110 or 508.672.0721

for permission and have your permit number ready.

 

Open Burning in Massachusetts: General Prohibitions

 

Under all circumstances the following is prohibited:

    
1.    Burning of brush, trees, cane and driftwood from commercial and/or institutional land clearing operations.

2.    Burning of grass, hay, leaves and stumps,

3.    Burning of tires,

4.    Burning during adverse metrological conditions

5.    Burning at landfills or refuse disposal facilities other than approved incinerators,

6.    Stacking, placing or storing combustible material such that the Department may presume that it will be burned.

Large piles that will not readily burn or are of such size that they will not be totally out by 4:00 p.m. are prohibited. Tree trunks and limbs greater than 4” in diameter are not considered brush.

    Complaints about smoke, soot or ash deposits occurring in neighboring property are grounds for revocation of a permit.



 
 
Westport Fire Local1802
Copyright © 2017, All Rights Reserved.
Powered By UnionActive™

210048 hits since Dec 07, 2007
Visit Unions-America.com!

Top of Page image