Burning Ban Notice
Due to dangerous fire conditions an outdoor burn ban is in effect for Polk County as of November 30, 2021 at 12:00pm. Under the authority of the Polk County Emergency Operations Plan and Fire Prevention Plan, all outdoor burning within 100 feet of a structure is prohibited. This ban is in conjunction with the statewide burn ban issued by the North Carolina Forest Service and shall remain in effect until cancelled.
For further information you may contact the Fire Marshal’s Office at 828-894-6342.