How do I obtain a Geary County burn permit?

Any resident desiring a burn permit in Geary County must make an application for the permit Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Geary County Emergency Management Office located at 236 E 8th Street. There is no charge for a burn permit. Information needed for the application includes:

  • Name
  • Telephone number and address of the applicant
  • Location of the burn site 

Once the permit is issued, it is in effect for the calendar year. Permits expire when not in use for over two years.

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1. When do I need a burn permit?
2. How do I obtain a Geary County burn permit?
3. What do I need to do before starting a burn?
4. When am I not allowed to burn?
5. What do I do if the fire gets out of control?
6. Is there someplace I can check to see if burning is allowed?