Tuesday, December 14th, 2021
In residential areas, burning is limited to the burning of paper products, newspaper, and yard waste (excluding leaves, grass, and building materials) between the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Tu...
Monday, May 17th, 2021
This is not a 25 Box but it is close. A bridge replacement project on Route 394 (Shrivers Corner Road) in Adams County is set to begin Tuesday, March 22. The bridge spans an unnamed tributary to Rock ...
Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021
What are Fire Police? What do they do? All Guts, No GloryThe PA Vehicle Code section 3102 – Obedience to Authorized Persons Directing Traffic states the following: No person shall willfully fai...
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Controlled Burns
Tuesday, December 14th, 2021

In residential areas, burning is limited to the burning of paper products, newspaper, and yard waste (excluding leaves, grass, and building materials) between the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday through Friday and 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on Saturday (excluding bank holidays). Property owners are required to notify Adams County Department of Emergency Services prior to burning at (717) 624-2101. Property owners can be heavily fined if they do not adhere to the above criteria and or if the fire gets out of control being unattended.

Prohibited Items include: Tires, plastics, mattresses, box springs, chemicals and other synthetic materials. Pictured bellow to the left is a traditional controlled. The picture to the right is burning of prohibited items and as you can see it puts up a nice exclamation point in the sky for everyone to see.

Controlled Burning – BRFDFire In The Distance A Column Of Smoke In The Sky Car In The Foreground  Meadow Black Smoke Is Not Healthy To Breathe The Fumes Stock Photo -  Download Image Now - iStock

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Tuesday, December 14th, 2021
In residential areas, burning is limited to the burning of paper products, newspaper, and yard waste (excluding leaves, grass, and building materials) between the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday through Friday and 9:00 a.m.
Monday, May 17th, 2021
This is not a 25 Box but it is close. A bridge replacement project on Route 394 (Shrivers Corner Road) in Adams County is set to begin Tuesday, March 22. The bridge spans an unnamed tributary to Rock Creek on the east side of the intersection with Goldenville Road in Straban Township.This project in...
Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021
What are Fire Police? What do they do? All Guts, No GloryThe PA Vehicle Code section 3102 – Obedience to Authorized Persons Directing Traffic states the following: No person shall willfully fail or refuse to comply with any lawful order or direction of any uniformed police officer, sheriff or...
3 entries in the News

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