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Posted on: November 1, 2019

Burn Ban Lifted for City of Marble Falls

Burn Ban Lifted

The Burn Ban has been lifted for the City of Marble Falls. 

Please remember that you must obtain a burn permit if you wish to do outdoor burning. Permits may be obtained by contacting Marble Falls Fire Rescue at 830-693-4060. 

Burn days are determined by the on-duty fire captain. Requirements for a burn day include: 

  • Non-Ozone Alert day
  • No burn ban in effect
  • No red flag or high hazard days
  • Burning shall be conducted in compliance with the following meteorological and timing considerations:
    • The initiation of burning shall commence no earlier than one (1) hour after sunrise and be completed on the same day not later than one (1) hour before sunset.
    • Burning shall not be commenced when surface wind speed is predicted to be less than 6 miles per hour (five (5) knots) or greater than 23 miles per hour(twenty (20) knots) during the burn period.
    • Burning shall not be conducted during periods of actual or predicted persistent low-level atmospheric temperature inversions.

More information regarding open burning regulations can be found at: https://marblefallstx.gov/617/Fire-Danger-Outdoor-Burning

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