PSA on Open Burning

Open Burning aka Controlled Burning is prohibited in Hilltown Township unless it meets one of the following exceptions:

  1. Set in conjunction with the production of agricultural commodities
  2. Set solely for cooking food
  3. Set for recreational or ceremonial purposes

Prior to any planned cooking, recreational, or ceremonial burn, a person must notify Hilltown Township Police Department.  Recreational fires must use natural untreated wood and be no more than 8 cubic feet in size.

For more information-specifics please see the attached Ordinance.

Thank you in advance for your cooperation!