Emergency Information

Current Fire Restrictions

10:27 AM - Jul 12

As of noon today, restrictions on open fires for the unincorporated portions of Larimer County go into effect. These restrictions stay in effect until midnight, August 22, 2017. Also in effect are restrictions on the use of fireworks, public firework displays and incendiary devices.

Due to hot, dry conditions, the danger of wildfire, forest and grass fires is high in Larimer County. Today's restrictions were based on a recommendation from the Larimer County Sheriff's Office and were unanimously approved by the Board of County Commissioners.

Restricted Today:

Not Restricted:

The Sheriff may give limited exemptions from these restrictions based on his pre-approval and inspection.

Any person who knowingly violates the restrictions can be fined. The Ordinance for the Regulation of Open Burning in Unincorporated Larimer County can be found at: http://larimer.org/policies/fire_ban_ordinance.pdf.