Open Burning

Permits are required for all open burning. These permits can be obtained at Eudora City Fire Department during normal business hours at 930 Main Street - use public entrance on SW corner of building.  A burn permit can only be obtained by the legal property owner. When burning, the permit must be readily accessible on site at all times.  Once a permit is obtained, the applicant must call the Douglas County Dispatch Center just prior to igniting their fire (785) 843-0250. Click HERE for Rangeland Fire Danger Forecast from the National Weather Service Weather Forecast Office.

Residential Fees

$10
No pre-inspection needed, subject to spot checks by Police and Fire Departments
Good for 3 days from date of issuance
Can Burn - Leaves, twigs, brush, untreated scrap wood, tree limbs, clippings and most organic and natural materials.
Can NOT burn - Shingles, tires, tar paper, household trash, plastics, furniture or man-made synthetic materials.

Commercial / Agricultural/Industrial / Construction Site Fees


$50 
Inspection required by Fire Department prior to burning
Good for 7 days from date of issuance
Can Burn - Leaves, twigs, brush, untreated scrap wood, tree limbs, clippings and most organic and natural materials.
Can NOT burn - Shingles, tires, tar paper, household trash, plastics, furniture or man-made synthetic materials.