Residential open burning may be permitted in the City of Marietta October 1st through April 30th. You must request a permit for every day you intend to burn. The Marietta Fire Marshal's Office may deny permission if conditions are too windy or too dry.
Consider wind/weather conditions - permits will not be allowed on days winds are expected over 10 MPH.
A burning permit is only granted for the reduction of leaves, pine straw, and twigs.
Burning is permitted between the hours of 10 a.m. and one hour before sunset - permits may be applied for between 9 AM and 5:30 PM.
Burning must be at least fifty-feet from any structure.
A garden hose connected to water supply must be available
The fire must be attended by an adult that is unimpaired by drugs or alcohol.
If a smoke nuisance occurs because of the fire, the Marietta Fire Department may request the fire be extinguished.