Wayne Fire Department (FWFD) reminds everyone to avoid open burning as a general rule.
FWFD Fire Marshall Christine Bowers says, "No one is to kindle or maintain open burning consisting of a trash fire, leaf fire, refuse fire, or other open burning according to Fort Wayne City Code."
She explains that there are two exemptions allowed under certain conditions.
1. Bonfires celebrating school pep rallies are one exemption which requires obtaining a Burn Permit from the Fort Wayne Fire...