The Emergency Policy Group approved an executive order on Thursday, April 27, banning open burning in Hillsborough County until at least May 4. Warm temperatures and dry conditions have combined to increase the danger of wildfires in our area.
For more information on the executive order and safety tips go to HCFLGov.net/StaySafe.
The Fire Marshal's Office grants open fire permits.
What you will need for the application: