Recreational Burning Permit

Recreational Burning Permit

 

City of Onalaska Municipal Code provides regulations relating to the use of recreational fires. A recreational fire is defined as any small fire in an approved, self-enclosing portable device or non-combustible structure located at a residence for the purposes of recreation and personal enjoyment. With the exception of fires used in approved outdoor cooking devices that are fueled by natural gas, propane, or charcoal, a city permit must be obtained prior to having a recreational fire. Recreational fires shall be no closer than 15 feet from any building, structure, property line, or any other combustible materials.  An informational safety brochure shall be issued with each permit.

Cost of two year (calendar year January - December) license:  $40.00