City of Colwich

Fire Dept Burn Permit

PLEASE READ

  1. Permit holder assumes all responsibility for any fire damage that may result from the use of this permit.
  2. Applicant must call 911 before burning.
  3. Applicant must have this permit in their possession while burning and must stay with the fire until the fire is out. if the applicant is not in compliance, the fire will be extinguished by the fire department.
  4. No burning allowed if winds exceed 15 mph, fog, precipitation, or low cloud conditions (<2000ft.) exist. (these conditions are mandated by KDHE)
  5. The burn must be at least 50 feet from any structure.
  6. The applicant must have a water supply (garden hose, portable water tank, etc.) or other means of controlling the fire (tractor & implement, hand tools, etc.) on site.
  7. The colwich fire department has the right to inspect all burn sites, and revoke any and all permits.
  8. If sedgwick county is under a burning ban, all permits will be null and void until such time as the burning ban is lifted.
  9. I understand all terms and instructions on this permit, and assume all responsibility.

Please contact us at 1 316-796-1025 or info@colwichks.org to sign up for more information.

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CITY COUNCIL AGENDA

The City Council meeting is scheduled for Monday May, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at the City Administrative Center 310 S. 2nd St. Click on the date to see the agenda for this meeting.

CANDIDATE FILING FOR NOVEMBER ELECTION

There are two open Council and the Mayor’s seats open for election in November, 2018. The filing deadline is June 1, 2018 by noon. If interested you MUST file at the Sedgwick County Election Office at 510 N Main, Wichita.

ORDINANCE NO. 706

The Council at their regular monthly meeting on May 21st adopted Ordinance No. 706 amending the Personnel Policy Handbook. To read the full text of the ordinance please click on Ordinance No. 706.