Fire Department Contacts
Citizens within the city limits of Scottsboro may obtain burn permits by calling 256.574.2617. Burn permits are free and are good for one day.
People outside the city limits must call the Alabama Forestry Commission at 1-800-572-2017 to obtain a burn permit.
Items that may be burned are brush, leaves, wood, paper, boxes, etc.
Anyone violating the burn ordinance by burning without a permit or burning prohibited items shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction shall be punished by a fine not exceeding $200.00.