Frequently Asked Questions

What do I need to know about open burning?

A Burning Permit is required and permits can be obtained at the City Clerk’s Office during regular business hours per City Ordinance 5-2-9 . Key points to note are that there is NO Burning allowed on Sundays or Legal Holidays, and Burning is only allowed after 6:00 PM. To confirm if burning is allowed today visit:  or call 1-888-947-2876

Are Garage and Yard Sales allowed in the City of Adams?

Yes. Per Ordinance 13-3-1, sales are limited to a total of three in a calendar year, not to exceed four days per sale.

What are the NEW 2019 Recycling Rules? 

Click this link to find the new instructions!