City of Morristown Burn Ban Remains in Effect

Due to a lack of substantial rainfall, Morristown Fire Marshal Billy Hale has extended the burn ban for Morristown through November 13, 2022. This includes all residences and businesses inside the corporate city limits of Morristown.

After that date, Morristown Businesses and residents can call 423-585-4657 to obtain a permit to burn limbs, twigs, brush, etc.

All other Hamblen County businesses and residents can call the TN Division of Forestry at 423-586-2497, or 888-635-3790, or go online to obtain a permit to burn at

Remember: A permit is required to burn at ALL TIMES right now in the State of Tennessee.