Open burning is regulated by the Village of Johnstown within its corporate limits, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency.
As a basic rule, open burning is prohibited within the corporate limits of the Village of Johnstown and within 1000 feet of a residence in more rural areas. The burning of trash is always prohibited.
Additional information can be found at:
Village of Johnstown’s codes on open burning
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