Open burning is permitted in the Village and Town of Somers April 15 to May 15 in the Spring and Oct. 15 to Nov. 30.
  1. Learn before you burn. Click here to review Somers Ordinance Chapter 5 “Fire & Rescue Protection” for rules on burning and permits.
  2. Burn permits may be purchased at the village and town hall.
  3. Safety is #1.  Pay particular attention to the daily wind forecast.
  4. Have ready water, rakes, and shovels.
  5. Invite someone to assist you in managing the burn.
  6. Never leave your fire.
  7. Keep small piles.
  8. Keep your cell phone handy and call 911 with problems.

Aditional information can be found on this quick reference guide.