The Upton Fire Department announced Open Burning Permits for 2017 are available from January 15 through May 1. Residents may apply in person at the Upton Fire EMS Headquarters seven days a week from 7 a.m. through 5 p.m. and Sundays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The seasonal cost of a burning permit is $10. Residents may also apply on-line here is the link. Do not contact the Upton Police Department regarding burning permits.