VA Spring Fire Season Starts Feb. 15

VA Spring Fire Season Starts Feb. 15

There are 2 comments on the NBC29 Charlottesville story from Feb 4, 2013, titled VA Spring Fire Season Starts Feb. 15. In it, NBC29 Charlottesville reports that:

During fire season, it's illegal to burn trash or debris outdoors before 4 p.m. Violators of the ban could be fined up to $500. If an illegal fire escapes, a violator is financially liable for the cost of fighting the blaze and any property damage it causes.

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Fireman

Spotsylvania, VA

#1 Feb 6, 2013
Be sure to call your local emergency managment center to let them know you will be conducting a controlled burn. It save fire depts. from responding to controlled burns as well as advising you of laws concerning controlled burns.
Hello

Chase City, VA

#2 Feb 13, 2013
Fireman wrote:
Be sure to call your local emergency managment center to let them know you will be conducting a controlled burn. It save fire depts. from responding to controlled burns as well as advising you of laws concerning controlled burns.
Thank you for this post. Please be 'fire wise' everyone and just give a heads up.

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