Moberly Fire Chief Reminds Residents About Open Burning Ordinance

Moberly residents who are looking to do some open burning on their property are being reminded of some rules and regulations within city limits. Fire Chief Don Ryan…

Fires must be attended at all times, have a water source nearby, and residents should keep the fire at least 50 feet away from a structure. Ryan says weather conditions also play a factor.

Violations of Moberly’s open burning ordinance are a 50 dollar fine for the first offense and gradual increases in fines for subsequent violations.