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The rules for burning outside of city limits are:

  • To reduce smoke, only dried materials are permitted to be burned;
  • Never use gasoline to start a fire;
  • Fire must be constantly attended by a responsible person until extinguished;
  • An attached water hose must be available or a 4-A rated fire extinguisher and extinguishing tools;
  • Fire must be manageable in size;
  • Burn barrels and uncontained piles must be at least 50 feet from structures; and
  • 3 feet diameter by 2 feet high piles must be at least 25 feet from any structure.
  • The Noble Township Fire Prevention officer must me contacted prior to any open burning in Noble Township.