The town’s open burning season has begun and will continue through May 1. All open burning requires a 2013 permit. Daily burning of brush and limbs no larger than 3 inches in diameter is allowed between 10 a.m and 4 p.m., weather permitting. Burning of stumps, leaves, or garbage is not permitted. Permits are available at the Fire Department website, www.georgetownfd.com, or after 8:30 a.m. at the fire station. Daily activation of permits will be available online after 9:30 a.m. when conditions allow. Permits are issued under the authority of the fire chief. Residents who violate the open burning rules will be subject to permit revocation.
Open burning season begins, permits required
By David Cogger| Globe Correspondent January 20, 2013
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