Open burning that is offensive or objectionable because of smoke or odor emissions or when weather conditions or local circumstances make such fires hazardous, shall be prohibited. All open fires are prohibited when the Grassland Fire Danger Index (GFDI) exceeds the "Moderate" category. Click here for the current GFDI rating
. A permit is required for any open burning. All permitted locations shall require an inspection of the proposed burn site and notification to the fire chief of the date, time, and location or the burn area.