Burning Permits Needed Staring Mon. Oct. 15th
Paris, Tenn.- Jason Waddell, Henry County tech at the Department of Agriculture, division of forestry, reminds Henry Countians, they must obtain a burning permit from October 15th thru May 15th. Anyone starting an open air fire within 500 feet of a forest, grassland, or woodland, must by law, secure a burning permit through the Division of Forestry. Permits are free of charge and may be obtained by calling the local office at 642-3808, which is located at 195 Macedonia Road in Henry. You may also obtain a permit online at www.burnsafetn.org.