Open burning may be permitted in the City of Marietta October 1st through April 30th. To obtain a permit, request a permit for every day you intend to burn. The Marietta Fire Prevention Division may deny permission if conditions are too windy or too dry.
Consider wind/weather conditions.
A burning permit will be granted only for the reduction of leaves, pine straw, and twigs.
Burning is permitted between the hours of 10 a.m. and one hour before sunset.
Burning must be at least fifty feet from any structure.
A garden hose connected to water supply must be available
Fire must be attended by an adult at all times.
If a smoke nuisance occurs because of the fire, the Marietta Fire Department will request the fire be extinguished.
Outdoor fireplaces are not required to obtain a burn permit, however safety precautions should still be undertaken.