|Recreational Fires In Upper Dublin|
|October 10, 2019|
Recreational Fires in Upper Dublin:
Recreational fires shall not be conducted within 25 feet of a structure or combustible material. Conditions that could cause a fire to spread within 25 feet of a structure shall be eliminated prior to ignition. Recreational fire shall be no more than 3 feet in size/diameter.
Portable outdoor fireplaces
Portable outdoor fireplaces shall be used in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions and shall not be operated within 15 feet of a structure or combustible material.
Recreational fires and use of portable outdoor fireplaces shall be constantly attended until the fire is extinguished. A minimum of one portable fire extinguisher with a minimum 4-A rating or other approved on-site fire-extinguishing equipment, such as dirt, sand, water barrel, garden hose, shall be available for immediate utilization.
Dry, Seasoned Wood or similar materials are allowed
Where a recreational fire creates or adds to a hazardous situation, the fire official is authorized to order the extinguishing of the open burning operation.
Open Burning/Bonfires are prohibited in Upper Dublin Township