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Open burning season is from January 15 through May 1. A permit is required for open burning and can be picked up at the fire station headquarters (99 Revere St) starting January 15.

 Please be advised: Per order of the Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP), permits for open burning will based on the day to day air quality. If the air quality on any particular day is considered not healthy enough for burning, permits may not be issued. The following link on Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection website will give air quality readings daily at 8am.

Fireworks FP-27

General Permit FP-6

Tank Removal FP-292

Tank Trucks FP-44

Oil Burner CMR-4 Form1

Flammable/Combustible Liquids

 

Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Some basic rules for open burning

      -     Burning must be at least 75 ft from any buildings.

      -     Burning must be conducted between the hours of 10am and 4pm.

      -     Fire must be attended until completely extinguished.

      -     Have fire control tools on hand including a water supply, shovels and rakes.

-     Use common sense when weather changes. Extinguish fire immediately if the wind becomes too strong.

      -     Should the fire get out of hand, don’t delay on calling the fire department.

Safety Tips for Open Burning Season

 

Permit Fees

Permit  Type

 

FORM

Ammunition Storage

$15.00

FP 6

Black Powder

$15.00

FP 6

Smokeless Powder

$15.00

FP 6

Blasting/ 30 Days Max

$50.00

FP 6

Cutting and Welding

$25.00

FP 6

Explosives Storage

$15.00

FP 6

Fireworks

$85.00

FP 27

Flam/Comb Liquids

$25.00

FP 6

Flammable Gases

$25.00

FP 6

Flammable Solids

$25.00

 

Miscellaneous

$15.00

 

Oil Burners

$20.00

Form 1

Open Burning

$0.00

FP 6

Report By Mail

$10.00

 

Report Picked Up

$5.00

 
     

Per Tank Fee

   

Storage Tank (Maintained)

$35.00

 

Tank Installation Residential

$25.00

Form 1

Tank Installation Commercial

   

0 to 100 Gallons

$50.00

Form 1

101 to 5000Gallons

$75.00

Form 1

Greater than 5001 Gallons

$100.00

Form 1

Tank Removal Residential

$25.00

FP 292

Tank Removal Comercial

$100.00

FP 292

Transfer Tank

$25.00

FP 44

Tank Truck Inspection

$50.00

FP 44

Tar Kettles

$15.00

FP 6

Liquid Propane/ per 1000 Gallons

   

LP Gas Residential

$25.00

FP6

LP Gas Commercial

$35.00

FP6

Residential Fees

 

FORM

Plan Review / Single Family

$25.00

 

Plan Review / Multi- Family

$35.00

 

Smoke/CO Inspection

$50.00

 

Re Inspection

$15.00

 
     

Commercial Fees

   

Plan Review                     Fire Protection/per page

$10.00

 

Final Inspection

$50.00

 

Sprinkler Work

$25.00

FP 6

Fire Alarm Work

$25.00

FP 6

Master Box Fees

 

Master Box Permit

$30.00

Master Box Connection

$125.00

Master Box Monitoring

$250.00

   

False Alarms

 

1 to 3

Warning

4 to 6

$150.00

7 to 11

$250.00

More than 11

$500.00

 

 

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