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Stage 2 Fire Restrictions Lifted



Salida, Colorado


October 24, 2019


With the recent moisture Chaffee County has received over the past 24 hours and 100% containment of the Decker Fire all Stage 2 Fire Restrictions within unincorporated Chaffee County are immediately cancelled. There will be no burn restrictions in unincorporated Chaffee County at this time.

Residents are reminded that this does not include lands within the USFS or BLM boundaries.

Also with the recent 100% containment of the Decker Fire all pre evacuation orders which were in place for Chaffee County residents are hereby cancelled.

For more questions you can contact Chaffee County Sheriff John Spezze at 719-207-3199.

This is an excellent opportunity to thank all residents who were affected by the Decker Fire for their outstanding patience and cooperation during this entire operation. I also want to thank ALL residents of Chaffee County for their assistance during the Decker Fire. Our community is second to none.

Thank You

John A. Spezze