Open Burning

Rules and Regulations Governing Ceremonial and Cooking Fires

Boardman residents are permitted to ignite and enjoy a recreational campfire on their property within the rules set forth in the Boardman Township Fire Prevention Code and for only the following purposes: 

  1. Ceremonial purposes
  2. Cooking for human consumption

For more information on open burn policies within Boardman Township, contact the Fire Prevention Bureau at 330-729-9535.

If you plan to burn outside of Boardman Township, you can contact either the Mahoning-Trumbull Pollution Control agency at 330-743-3333 or the Northeast District Office of the Ohio EPA at 330-963-1200.