Proposed Burn Ordinance
The Burn Ordinance has been hotly debated both times it has been read and discussed during City Council meetings. Several changes were made to the ordinance at the Tuesday, May 26, Council meeting. They include:
Striking section 1 paragraph three requiring citizens to call the Fire Department before burning.
Remove section 2 subsection C paragraph 5 that sates no burning allowed on less than an acre
Remove section 2 subsection E paragraph 5 stating ceremonial and bonfires do not need a permit, they do
Add the area covered by ordinance extends one mile beyond the city limits