If you would like to have a controlled burn please follow all laws and guidelines:

  • Controlled burns are not allowed inside the city limits of Van Alstyne.
  • Controlled burns are also not allowed during burn bans.
  • Only certain items are allowed to be burned.

If you have any questions pertaining to controlled burns please contact the Van Alstyne Fire Department at 903-482-6222 or 903-482-6666.

To find out if Grayson County is currently under a burn ban, click here (opens new tab).

Because conditions change, notify us on the day of your burn. If you are burning for more than one day, please notify us on each day you are burning.

You may use the following form to notify dispatch of your controlled burn.

The information you provide may be subject to release under the Public Information Act and the City is required to comply with all Federal, State, and Local laws pertaining to release of information.