Outdoor Burning in Texas | Rules & Regulations - Montgomery County



As of September 1, 2005 State Law prohibits the burning of household refuse or rubbish in Montgomery County on less than 5 Acres of land or within 300 feet of neighborhood or subdivision.

Violation of this State Law is a Class C Misdemeanor punishable by mandatory Community Service and a fine of up to $500.

For more information contact the Montgomery County Fire Marshal's Office at (936) 538-8288 or email mcfmo@mctx.org

Montgomery County Fire Marshal


Comensando el dis primero de Septiembre 2005, Ninguna personapuede quemar la basura o desperdicios de casa en el condado de Montgomery, en menos de 5 acres de tierra o a 300 pies de la vecindad o de la subdivision.

La violacion de esta ley del estado es una falta de la clase C, castigable por servicio de comunidad obligatorio y una multa de hasta $500.

Para mas informacion, favor de comunicarse con la oficina del Mariscal de Fuego del condado de Montgomery (936) 538-8288.

Montgomery County Fire Marshal

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