Burn & Candle Permits

Burn Permit

Burn permits are obtained at the Highland Park Fire Station 1313 N. Hastings Avenue Mon – Fri 8-12 & 1-5.  They are issued for 90 days and cost $10.00.  Hours allowed for burning within the city limits are Tuesdays & Thursday 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Saturdays noon – 7 p.m.  

Rural burn permits are also issued on behalf of the Hastings Rural Fire District for 30 days, cost $ 10.00 with allowed days verified through the Hastings Communication Center.  

 


 

Candle Permit

Candle permits are obtained at the Highland Park Fire Station 1313 N. Hastings Avenue Mon – Fri 8-12 & 1-5.  They are issued for the day of the event only and are free of charge. 

When obtaining a candle permit, bring one of each type of candle arrangement, including the candle holder. The flame must be enclosed in glass and the candle has to be on a sturdy base. Permits can be obtained anytime up to the day before the event but it is recommended that they be obtained sooner in case the candle does not meet the necessary criteria.