The Summerville Fire Department posted this reminder over the weekend:

The Summer burn ban has lifted for our area. If you are looking to burn and live inside the city limits of Summerville please call 706-859-0914 for a burn permit. If you live outside the city limits of Summerville call Ga Forestry at 877-652-2876

A permit is required for burning all Natural Vegetation that is hand piled, including leaf piles on the premises that they fall, existing small clearings to plant vegetable and flower gardens, and vegetative debris disposal from storm damage, weed abatement, disease and/or pest prevention.

DO NOT BURN ANY MAN MADE PRODUCTS!!