What are the rules for a recreational burn?

You can have recreational burns in American Fork City limits if you comply with the following rules:

  • Any day that is a green burn day. Call 801-374-2876 to check burn status.
  • Bonfires shall not be within 50ft of a structure or combustible materials.
  • Recreational fires shall not be within 25ft of a structure or combustible materials. The allowable fire size is 3ft in diameter and 2ft in height.
  • Portable Outdoor Fireplaces shall not be within 15ft of a structure or combustible materials.
  • All fires shall be constantly attended until extinguished.
  • Have water immediately available to extinguish fire.

If the Fire Department receives a complaint about the fire, you may be asked to extinguish the fire for health reasons of those living nearby.

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