What do I need a burn permit for and how do I get it?
When you have agricultural materials that need to be burned, a "Burn Permit" is required. Only agricultural materials (no trash) may be burned.

Residential - Free, available seven days a week between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.
A Burn Permit must be obtained by the owner or occupant of the residential property where the burning will take place. Proof of ownership or occupancy must be verified by driver license, ID card, or recent utility bill statement. The Burn Permit may only be used as per the conditions on the permit.

Commercial - $25, available Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.
All commercial or second party persons wishing to burn must obtain a commercial burn permit for $25 through the Fire Marshall’s office. In some cases, the Fire Marshall may need to visually inspect the site and or materials to be burned. The Burn Permit may only be used as per the conditions on the permit. Burn Permits can be obtain ed from the Central Fire Station only at 310 Broadway Avenue between Olive and Orange streets.

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1. When should I call 911?
2. What do I need a burn permit for and how do I get it?
3. How do I get a copy of a fire report?
4. How many fire stations are there in the Hot Springs Fire Department?
5. Which fire station protects my house?
6. What is the difference between a fire engine and a fire truck?
7. What do the numbers on the fire engines mean?
8. How do I become a Hot Springs firefighter?
9. Where can I get my fire extinguisher refilled?
10. Why is my smoke alarm making a funny sound (chirping)?