Open Burning Law

It is unlawful to burn leaves, building materials and refuse and other forms of vegetation, including shrubs, branches, wood, grass, weeds, plant material and general vegetation within the city limits.

Burning of campfires in connection with group outings such as boy scouts and girl scouts and other camping outings by groups, or recreational campfires by individuals are permitted, provided that the fires are maintained in such manner so as not to constitute a hazard or nuisance to person or property.