Rhinebeck - Burn Permit Regulations

Residents of the Town, may obtain a burn permit from the Town Clerk's office.

The following regulations / restrictions apply:

  1. No burning is allowed within the village limits.
  2. Permits can only be issued to Rhinebeck Residents
  3. Permits can only be issued to residential property owners for a site with a permanent residential structure on it.
  4. Permits are not issued to contractors or for the clearing of land.
  5. Burning is allowed only between the hours of: 6:00 am and 6:00 pm.
  6. No burning is allowed on Sunday or legal holidays.
  7. Burn barrels are prohibited.
  8. Burning of the following materials is prohibited:
    1. Paper Products,
    2. Treated or painted lumber,
    3. Construction and delolition debris,
    4. Rubber, plastics, paints, varnishes,
    5. Metals, oil, and by-products.
  9. If you do not meet the above criteria, you may call the local enforcement officer for a permit.
    Sarah Bode: 518-329-4098
    DEC New Paltz: 845-256-3026

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