The open burning season for the year begins on March 30, 2020 and closes on May 30, 2020. Burn permits are required and should be kept on site as the burn is conducted. Please refer to the following link for the rules and regulations on an open burn.

https://air.utah.gov/OpenBurning/index.htm

Please note the following statement located within the burning rules and regulations:

The clearing index is only forecast for a three day period, including the current day. The open burn permit application may be completed up to two days in advance (i.e., Apply on Thursday or Friday if you plan to burn on the weekend).

Burn Permits applications are available online at

https://americanfork.seamlessdocs.com/f/BurnPermit

Once the American Fork permit is complete and paid for, please complete the permit through the https://air.utah.gov/OpenBurning/form/index.php link provided on the American Fork application. Completing both applications will grant you a permit number.

Due to precautionary measures taken by the city of American Fork during the COVID-19 outbreak, we are only processing online burn permit application submittals. Payment can be made online or over the phone.

REMINDER: THE FIRE STATION IS CURRENTLY CLOSED TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC FOR VISITS. PAYMENTS CANNOT BE ACCEPTED IN PERSON AT THE FIRE STATION. Burn permit applications are not considered complete until payment is made.  

COVID-19 Update

Effective June 29, 2020, masks are required to be worn in all city buildings.

For information updates, please click the COVID-19 link on our home page.