Contact: Battalion Chief Brad Fraizer, Fire Marshal
Office 573-874-7557, Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm
The Columbia Fire Department and the Columbia/Boone County Department of Public Health & Human Services are hosting an interested party meeting regarding a possible amendment to City ordinances regarding open burning within the city limits.
Adopted fire code can be viewed here: http://www.gocolumbiamo.com/Council/Commissions/downloadfile.php?id=11014
Current guidelines for open burning can be viewed here: https://www.gocolumbiamo.com/Fire/OpenBurningRulesGeneralPublic.php
Current guidelines for open burning / land clearing can be viewed here: https://www.gocolumbiamo.com/Fire/OpenBurning-landclearingoperations.php
The meeting will be held from 5:00 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. on May 22, 2014 at 1701 West Ash, the Activity and Recreation Center (ARC). The meeting format will be open house style. Anyone interested in learning more about the current ordinance permitting open burning or wishing to provide feedback on modifications is invited to attend.
For more information please contact the Columbia Fire Department's Fire Marshal's Division by phone at 573-874-7556 or e-mail at FIRE@GoColumbiaMo.com.