Yard debris burning is allowed outside the city limits in Rural Fire Protection District 2 during the declared burn season and under strict guidelines. The next burn season for RFPD2 begins on March 1, 2021.
Am I in Rural District #2?
Find out if your property is located in Rural Fire Protection District 2 (RFPD2):
For more information about using these search tools, call Medford Fire.
Residential Burn Permit for RFPD2
Read and follow all of the guidelines printed on the permit.
Use of Power Equipment Such as Chain Saws and Lawn Mowers During Fire Season
The City of Medford follows the Oregon Department of Forestry restrictions on the use of power equipment during fire season. Restrictions vary based on the declared fire danger (low, moderate, high, extreme.) Visit the SWOFIRE website for information about the current, declared fire danger.
For information about COMMERCIAL OR AGRICULTURAL burning, call 541-774-2300.