Fire Protection and Burn Permits
In Case of an Emergency, Dial 911
Fire protection for Coopertown is provided by one of the finest volunteer fire departments found in
Donation letters go out each fall and are due by the end of the year.
To help keep the expense of the contract down, when you get you donation letter from PVFD, please contribute. Your donations not only keep costs down but it shows that you support the men and women who put their lives on the line for all of us!
Open Burning Permits are Required between October 15 to May 15
Burning permits are required by law for certain outdoor burning between October 15 & May 15.
With your permit, you may burn natural growth such as brush, leaves and wood. The burning of tires, plastic bottles and plastic bags containing leaves is prohibited. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) prohibits burning this type of material.
Permits are free of charge and may be obtained by calling 1-866-355-6134. Burning permits are available Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., execpt on holidays. Permits may be obtained in advance for weekends and holidays.
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For more information on safe debris burning, Visit:
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(800) 367-3507 or (800) 337-3157 or (866) 355-6134