North American summers are hot. Sometimes spring and fall temperatures reach dangerous levels as well. Most summers see heat waves in one or more parts of the United States. Heat is one of the leading weather-related killers in the United States, resulting in hundreds of fatalities each year and even more heat-related illnesses.
If you choose to burn your leaves and yard debris, please follow these rules:
You must have a burn permit each and every time you want to burn
Burn permits expire at sundown
You can only burn natural, yard debris from your property
*No household garbage, furniture, tires, plastics, glass, metals or construction materials.