Burning – FAQ’s
Am I permitted to burn within the Borough limits?
Yes, provided the Borough has not issued a Burn Ban.
Are there certain hours that I am permitted to burn?
Yes. Burning in a safe and unoffensive manner shall be allowed between the hours of 6 am – 6 pm.
Do I need a permit to burn outdoors?
No, a permit is not required.
Are there any burning restrictions?
Yes. The following restrictions apply:
- There shall be no burning on the streets.
- If in a container, a fire must be at least fifteen (15′) feet from a structure; if on an open pile, a fire must be at least fity (50′) feet from a structure.
- No garbage, inorganic material, including plastics or animal feces, are to be burned.