State Wide Open Burning Ban & City Code for Burning

The State of Nebraska and City of York do not allow for open burning.  The state will allow exception with a wavier signed by the fire chief of the fire district of his jurisdiction.  The city does notallow exception for fires to burn rubbish, leaves, or limbs.  Recreational fire are provided for by means of outdoor fireplaces.  The statute can be referenced in the city municipal codes.  The following sections refer to burning in the jurisdictional area of the York Fire Chief:  Sec 14-63, Sec 14-64, Sec 14-65, and Sec 14-66.