Emergency Information

Current Fire Restrictions

11:34 AM - Jul 12

As of noon today, a ban on open fires for the unincorporated portions of Larimer County goes into effect. Also in effect is a ban on the use of fireworks, public firework displays and incendiary devices.

Due to dry conditions the danger of wildfire, forest and grass fires is very 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 my 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.