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Farmington Ord 017-732 Burn Permits

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 11:21pm

SUMMARY ORDINANCE NO. 017-732
CITY OF FARMINGTON
DAKOTA COUNTY,
MINNESOTA
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE 5, CHAPTER 3, OF THE FARMINGTON CITY CODE REGARDING OPEN BURNING AND RECREATIONAL FIRES
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that, on September 5, 2017, Ordinance No. 017-732 was adopted by the City Council of the city of Farmington, Minnesota.
NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that, because of the lengthy nature of Ordinance No. 017-732, the following summary of the ordinance has been prepared for publication:
The ordinance adopts by reference state statutes and rules regulating open burning and recreational fires and adopts additional local requirements. It requires open burning to be conducted only by permit to be issued by the Farmington Fire Department, provides an exception from required permits for recreational fires that meet specified size, materials, location and safety requirements, and prohibits the burning of certain materials within the city. The ordinance also regulates portable outdoor fireplaces and gas fired heating appliances, and the use of fires or barbecues on balconies and patios.
The ordinance will go into effect immediately upon passage and publication.
A printed copy of the entire ordinance is available for inspection by any person during the City Clerk's regular office hours.
APPROVED for publication by the City Council of the city of Farmington, Minnesota, this 5th day of September, 2017.
CITY OF FARMINGTON
/S/: Todd Larson, Mayor
ATTEST:
/S/: David McKnight, City Administrator
(SEAL)
Approved as to form the 12th day
of September 2017.
/S/: City Attorney
09/14/2017