City Of Vidor drops burn permit requirement

​ The City Of Vidor is no longer requiring residents to acquire a permit to burn trash and yard debris, but restrictions on burning inside the city remain the same and residents are urged to exercise caution and common sense.

Among items that shall not be burned are household solid waste, tires, petroleum products, putrescible waste, hazardous waste, construction or demolition waste, garbage or municipal solid waste, treated wood, furniture, carpet, electrical wire, appliances, diseased animal carcasses or any other item thought by federal, state or local government to be a public nuisance or hazard.

The guidelines for open burning in The City Of Vidor can be found in the City Of Vidor code of ordinances, Chapter 26 - Fires Prevention and Protection, Article iii - Open Burning. 

click or tap an item to see the dangers involved with each one.

  • Household Solid Waste
  • Tires
  • Petroleum Products
  • Putrescible Waste
  • Treated Wood
  • Furniture
  • Carpet
  • Electrical Wire
  • Appliances
  • Diseased Animal Carcasses