Fire Restrictions in Chaffee County

SHERIFF'S OFFICE

John Spezze, Sheriff
Andy Rohrich, Undersheriff

641 West 3rd Street
PO Box 699
Salida, Colorado 81201

Emergency: 911

Non-Emergency: 719-539-2596
Communications Center Fax:
719-539-3648
Records Fax: 719-539-1077
Email: records@chaffeesheriff.org





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Fire restrictions in unincorporated Chaffee County have been lifted as of October 24th, 2019.   Unincorporated Chaffee County has no fire restrictions at this time.  USFS is still under restrictions at this time, see information below.  Thank you

BLM has lifted their fire restrictions as of noon on October 24, 2019

USFS is still in Stage 2 restrictions at this time

DO NOT HESITATE TO CONTACT THE CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE DISPATCH at 719-539-2596 or 911 IF YOU SEE ANY UNUSUAL FIRE OR SMOKE.

 

For more information about BLM fire restrictions, please visit http://www.coemergency.com/p/fire-bans-danger.html.

 

ANY CHANGES WILL BE UPDATED TO THIS SITE

 IT IS NOT NECESSARY TO CALL TO CONFIRM, THESE ARE THE CURRENT CONDITIONS

***Visitors are responsible for checking with the local US Forest Service office or go to: http://www.fs.usda.gov/psicc/ for fire information and to learn about specific restrictions. Visitors should also be aware of weather conditions and be careful with the use of fire outdoors.

Click here for a direct link to the National Weather Service website page for our area.  Chaffee and Lake Counties are in FIRE ZONE 220.

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Fire Safety Message

Posted forest orders can be found under “Alerts & Notices” at: http://www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/psicc/alerts-notices

This webpage will be updated as restrictions or conditions change. Thanks for checking.  Sheriff John Spezze.

 

 

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