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The Columbia Fire Department reminds everyone that burn permits are required

The Columbia Fire Department reminds everyone that a permit to burn is required for the kindling or maintaining of an open fire or a fire on any public street, alley, road or other public or private ground.

Recreational fires such as those used for cooking are allowed without a burn permit. (less than 3 feet in diameter and height)

For more information contact the Columbia Fire Department at 573-874-7392, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8am and 5pm.