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Controlled Burn Information

Ordinance #1997-2, the Burning Ordinance, outlines the Township's requirements for open barrel burning.


Before burning, contact the Northampton County 911 non-emergency at (610) 759-2200.   

Controlled Burn Tips

-Always burn in a metal barrel with a screen on top of barrel

-Have a garden hose stretched out when available

-Do not burn when windy or hot / low humidity 

-Be sure to call Northampton County Non-emergency to report a controlled burn prior to burning

-Do not leave burn barrel unattended 

Please click the PDF document to review the Moore Township Burning Ordinance.

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