Fire Protection and Burn Permits
In Case of an Emergency, Dial 911
Fire protection for Coopertown is provided by one of the finest volunteer fire departments found in
To help keep the expense of the contract down, when you get you donation letter from PVFD, please gladly contribute. Your donations not only keep costs down but it shows that you support the men and women who put their lives on the line for all of us!
The donation letters go out each fall and are due by the end of the year.
Open Burning Permits Required
October 15 to May 15 (all years)
Burning permits are required by law for certain outdoor burning done between October 15 and May 15.
With your permit, you may burn natural growth such as brush, leaves and wood. The burning of plastic bags containing leaves is prohibited. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) prohibits burning plastic bags.
For further information, please visit http://www.state.tn.us/agriculture/forestry/fires/permits.html
or for burn permits in
(800) 367-3507 or (800) 337-3157 or (866) 355-6134