• Stacks Image 111433
  • Stacks Image 111430
  • Stacks Image 111427
  • Stacks Image 111442
  • Stacks Image 137192
Stacks Image 96190

Outdoor Burning

From the Chief….
I’ve had a few calls over the past couple of weeks about the procedure for burning tree limbs and brush in the Town of Double Oak. The following is the procedure for getting a permit to burn within the Town Limits.
  • default_titleYou must call the Denton County Fire Marshal’s Office at 940-349-2840 or log onto their website and fill out an Application for Open Burning Permit.
  • default_titleThe determination, if it is a Burn Day, is done every morning between 8 am and 9 am. This determination is done by the Texas TCEQ and not the Denton County Fire Marshal.
  • default_titleOnce you have the permit, you are cleared to burn. It always better if you call the Double Oak VFD (972-539-7683) and leave a message that you have a permit and will be burning. Please remember to leave your Name, Address and Phone Number.
  • default_titleYou can only burn limbs and brush. No construction materials or any other products can be burned.
  • default_titleYou must remain with the fire at all times and have a water hose in the area if the burn gets out of hand. All fires must be extinguished by sunset.
  • default_titleThe smoke from the burn must not cause a nuisance to your surrounding residences. This can be controlled by not starting with a large fire, but starting with a smaller fire and adding limbs and brush to it as it burns down.
  • Show More
If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at the Fire Department (972) 539-7683.
Stacks Image 133538

Our Department

DOVFD serves as the primary responding department for all emergencies in the Town of Double Oak and surrounding areas of Denton County. The tradition of volunteering to serve the community lives on. DOVFD is the only remaining 100% volunteer fire department in Denton County. None of our members receive any compensation for their dedicated work. For the DOVFD, the satisfaction of helping others during a difficult event in their lives is our motivation.
Stacks Image 4163
This has the latest information for open burning in Denton County.
Stacks Image 4219

Weather Station

Our local weather station in Double Oak.
Stacks Image 4214

Live Scanner

Listen to live radio traffic from fire departments in Denton County including Flower Mound, Highland Village, and Lewisville.

Visit Our Sponsors - July 4th

See our July 4th Parade and Picnic page for more information.

Recent Calls

05/26/2016
Emergency Medical Services
05/25/2016
Emergency Medical Services
05/21/2016
Emergency Medical Services
05/18/2016
Emergency Medical Services
05/18/2016
Emergency Medical Services
Stacks Image 233
Mike Ayers, Fire Chief

1110 Cross Timbers Drive
Double Oak, Texas 75077
972-539-7683
station e-mail

100% Volunteer

Established 1980

Stacks Image 72

Texas Intrastate Fire
Mutual Aid System

DOVFD
is a proud
member of
TIFMAS

© 2015 DOVFD Webmaster