Sunset, Juniata Township
Fire Service Coverage Area
Juniata Township is covered by two separate fire departments; Caro Fire Department, and Vassar Fire Department. Zoom in on the map to see which department you're covered by, then reference the details below for specific rules of that department or to obtain a burn permit.
Michigan DEQ open burning regulations: https://www.michigan.gov/documents/deq/deq-aqd-open-burning-brochure_273553_7.pdf
Caro Fire Department (green):
For a burn permit, call 989-673-2002.
The will be a 2 minute message that explains the rules/laws.
Leave your name, number, and address where the burn will occur.
The permit is granted as soon as you leave your message.
The permit is free, and valid for 30 days at a time.
Caro Fire Department website: https://www.carocity.net/caro-fire-department
Vassar Fire Department (blue):
A burn permit IS NOT required for recreational fires or portable outdoor fireplaces.
ALL burning MUST comply with the following regulations:
For more information, Visit: Obtaining a Burn Permit | Vassar, MI (cityofvassar.org)
Vassar Fire Department website: https://www.cityofvassar.org/154/Fire-Department