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Controlled Burns

State Administrative Regulations require citizens to notify the Sheriff's Office and Fire Department before conducting a controlled burn.  In Sumner County, those notifications can be made by calling 9-1-1. 

Controlled Burns are not allowed when there is a State or County Burn Ban in effect, or when the National Weather Service has issued, or is expected to issue a Wind Advisory or Red Flag Warning.

For more information, review County Resolution 2014-24 regarding Open Burning in Sumner County.

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