The Village Board Of Commissioners have approved an amendment to Ordinance Chapter 95: Fire Prevention and Protection-Open Burning.
As stated in Ordinance: NO BURNING OF GRASS IS ALLOWED.
Amendments are as follows:
The open burning of leaves, tree trimmings, and branches shall be permitted from October 1 to November 30, provided such open burning shall be subject to the following restrictions:
- Open burning shall occur only on the property upon which the leaves, tree trimmings, and branches waste was generated.
- Opening burning of leaves, tree trimmings and branches is permitted only on the weekdays between the hours of 10:00am and 7:00pm and weekend days between 9:00am and 7:00pm
- There shall be no open burning of leaves, tree trimmings and branches within 48 hours after any rainfall of more than one-half (1/2) inch precipitation