Outdoor Burning

Outdoor burning is regulated by the Texas Natural Resources Conservation Commission (TNRCC) and the Big Spring Fire Marshall. Any outdoor burning must be approved by Big Spring Fire Marshall's Office. Permission for burning may be obtained by contacting:
 Dan Hendrickson
City of Big Spring Fire Marshall
Phone: 432-264-2302
 Office Hours
Monday - Friday
 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

All burn requests are judged on a case-by-case basis and the privilege to burn may be revoked any time at the discretion of the Fire Marshall.


Approval of bonfires will be through the Fire Marshall's office.

View the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality's Guide to Outdoor Burning In Texas (PDF).