What can I legally burn and when can I burn it?
Leaves and yard debris are not allowed to be burned inside of the city limits without first obtaining a burn permit through the Florida Division of Forestry. The city will pickup yard debris if it is placed in a pile along the side of the roadway on your assigned trash pickup day. Residents may obtain a burn permit by calling the Florida Division of Forestry at (850) 373-1800. Warming Fires are permitted however they must be placed inside of an approved fire pit or barrel with a cover, and must be at least 25' from any structures as well as have a water source nearby for extinguishing. Open burning is not allowed within the city limits of DeFuniak Springs.

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