Harrison City Ordinance Number: F307.2
The Harrison Fire Department shall approve all outdoor burning. A burn permit shall be obtained from the Harrison Fire Department prior to kindling of any fire. Only small limbs, leaves, and grass clippings shall be permitted to be burned within the city limits of Harrison. The person igniting the fire shall be in attendance with the fire at all times, and shall keep some type of extinguishing agent at all times while fire is burning, and the fire shall be kept the proper distance from structures in accordance with the Arkansas Fire Prevention Code. A Fire Official with the City of Harrison Fire Department shall personally inspect and approve any brush piles resulting from land clearing.
Open burning permits can be obtained at the Harrison Fire Department located at 120 S. Spring Street. Individuals are encouraged to call ahead to make sure the officer in charge will be issuing burning permits, (870)-741-6384. Burning permits are based on current and future weather forcast for the day, and shall only be good for that day until sundown.
For burn ban and wildfire danger information please click on the following link to view the Arkansas Forestry Commission.