Fires

Open Fire Permit Application

Annual ban on open fires – from Charles County Government

The Charles County Commissioners and the Division of Environmental
Health of the Charles County Department of Health reminds county
residents that there is a ban on open fires from June 1-August 31
(COMAR 26.11.07.03B).

There are special exceptions for agricultural operations, and open
fires for recreational purposes such as campfires and cooking of food.

For additional information, call Lisa Laschalt at the Charles County Department of Health
at 301-609-6751.