Burn Permits Set to Expire July 1

Brush burning

No brush burning will be allowed in the Township starting July 1 through August to prevent wildfires during these dry months. Recreational fires are still allowed during this time as long as they follow these rules:

  • No burning of yard debris, trash, construction or demolition waste.
  • Combustible materials must be at least 5 feet from the fire pit.
  • The fire pit must be at least 10 feet from any structure, such as a house, shed or deck.
  • Recreational fires must be contained within an approved fire pit, ring or outdoor fireplace.

Residents can apply for a new permit Sept. 1. on the Township's website.

For more information on outdoor burning in the Township or to contact the Fire Department with questions, click here.