Open Burning

(a) No burning of rubbish, trash or bonfires shall be permitted within the city.

(b) Small cooking fires or barbecues are allowed as long as they are in an appliance or pit designed for cooking. Anyone having a barbecue is fully responsible for any damage caused by such fire and must extinguish fire if causing smoke nuisance and must see that fire is extinguished when finished.

(c) It shall be unlawful to build any fire for any purpose, including the cooking of food, on the sand beach within the city limits.

(d) For other than one- and two-family dwellings, no hibachi, gas-fired grill, charcoal grill, or other similar devices used for cooking, heating, or any other purpose, shall be used or kindled on an any balcony or under any overhanging portion or within ten feet (three meters) of any structure. UL Listed electric ranges, grills, or similar electrical apparatus shall be permitted, pursuant to the Florida Fire Prevention Code, National Fire Protection Association 1, Chapter 10.11.7.

(Ord. No. 1161, § 2, 12-8-09) - County code reference— Open burning, § 58-206 et seq.

Madeira Beach City Code of Ordinances - Chapter 38 - FIRE PREVENTION AND PROTECTION

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