Open Burning

No one shall cause or allow open burning of any waste, garbage, landscape waste, municipal waste or organic matter within the corporate limits of the village.

Exceptions
  • Aged logs burned in a free standing fireplace with a screen and lid covering entire fireplace
  • Fireplace to be located at least 10 feet from the nearest portion of a structure
  • Do not use if wind speed within the village is more than 15 miles per hour
For additional information please view Village Ordinances: Chapter 91: Fire Prevention

Prohibited Burning
Leaf burning is prohibited. No one shall make a fire for the purpose of disposing of leaves in the following area within the limits of the village:
  • Alley
  • Driveway
  • Parking Lot
  • Street
  • Yard