Burn permits may be obtained on-line on the DNR Website.  Or, obtained in-person at the Laketown Town Hall. Call ahead to arrange a time to pickup a burn permit at the town hall. 952-442-5278
 
The permit is valid for open burning as specified in Minn. Statute 88.16 Minnesota
Uniform Fire Code and is subject to local ordinances.
 
Permits issued by the township are for brush and untreated wood only. Both on-line permits and those obtained at the town hall expire at 8:00am on January 1st.
 
The permit does NOT authorize running fires, burning of oils, petrol fuels, rubber, plastics, tires,chemically treated materials, treated, painted or glued wood, shingles, tar paper,insulation, composite board, sheet rock, wiring, paint, paint filters, pesticide containers, leaves, hazardous wastes, demolition debris, construction debris, etc.

 Carver County Ordinance  requires an Open Burn permit year round, including during snow cover.  Click on the following link for more information:

 Answers to Frequently Asked Questions can be found here: FAQ