Obtaining a permit is not necessary, however all rules & regulations listed below must be adhered to or burning privileges will be revoked.
Open burning is allowed January 15 through May 1 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The decision to burn is not made until after 9:30 a.m. each day depending on weather conditions.
Each day that you wish to burn, either call or access COMM’s website to determine if burning will be permitted.
(508) 771-2089 (recording) OR (508) 771-2471 (recording)
DO NOT CALL BEFORE 9:30 a.m. All fires must be extinguished by 4:00 p.m.
Putting the fire out:
Open burning will be allowed only between the hours specified above and under atmospheric conditions specified by the Department of Environmental Protection. Violations of the above regulations can result in revocation of a permit and cancellation of open-burning for the remainder of the season. Questions? Call 508-790-2375 Option 5.
Michael J. Winn, Chief
C-O-MM Fire Department