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Proclamation - Open Burning Prohibited
On July 20, 2017 the Office of the State Fire Marshall received a request from Fire Chief, Dave Schipper, representing each Fire Department within Plymouth County to prohibit opening burning in Plymouth County. Conditions are such that opening burning constitutes a danger to life and property. EFFECTIVE JULY 22, 2017 at 8:00 A.M. NO PERSON SHALL ENGAGE IN OPEN BURNING, EXCEPT AS SPECIFICALLY PERMITTED BY IOWA CODE 100.40(3) UNTIL SUCH TIME DAVE SCHIPPER NOTIFIES THE STATE FIRE MARSHALL THAT SUCH CONDITIONS NO LONGER EXIST.