How do I obtain a burn permit?
Burn permits are obtained by calling 620-223-2140. Burn permits are free of charge; however there are strict regulations on burning in the city limits of Fort Scott.

For more information look at the outside fire code or call the Fire Department

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1. How do I obtain a burn permit?
2. Where are the Fire Stations located?
3. What is the ISO rating in Fort Scott?
4. Can I burn leaves or brush in my yard?
5. How can I arrange a tour of the Fire Station?
6. How can I schedule a fire prevention presentation?
7. How often should I replace batteries in my smoke detectors?
8. Where should I place my smoke detectors?
9. Does the Fort Scott Fire Department offer CPR, AED or First Aid training?
10. Does the Fort Scott Fire Department fill swimming pools?
11. Who do I notify if I’m planning to test fire alarms at my business?
12. How can I report a fire hydrant problem?
13. My carbon monoxide detector is showing alarm, but I cannot see any problem. What should I do?
14. Why does my smoke detector make a short chirping sound every few minutes?
15. How to get a fire report?
16. How to know if there is a burn ban?
17. What to do after a fire?
18. How can I request to have a fire truck at an event?