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Rutherford County

County Ranger Doug Thompson


The Rutherford County office is located on Airport Road. Take Highway 64 East out of Rutherfordton to Oscar Justice Road. Follow Oscar Justice Road to Airport Road.

Contact Information

Mail: N.C. Forest Service Rutherford County Office
519 Airport Road
Rutherfordton, NC 28139
Telephone: Voice: 828-286-9201
Fax: 828-286-9201

Open Burning

Burning permits may be obtained online or in person from a county permit agent.

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