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Residential burn permits required May 1

Brice Bennett
Special to the Tribune

Residential burn permits will be required beginning May 1. These permits are issued to the public free-of-charge, are valid for three years from the date of issuance and allows for the burning of dry vegetation, (not household trash) that originates on the landowners property. Pick up a residential burn permit at most local staffed fire stations. For tips on residential landscape debris burning safety or other fire and life safety topics, visit http://www.fire.ca.gov.

For information in El Dorado County, call 530-621-5897. For alternatives to burning piles, visit http://www.edcfiresafe.org.

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