Fremont County Imposes Fire Ban Restrictions
At it's meeting held July 12, 2016, the Board of County Commissioners signed a resolution removing the suspension of the fire ban pursuant to Ordinance No. 2012-1. Sheriff Jim Beicker has set the fire ban restrictions to Stage 1 effective July 12, 2016. Please see Ordinance No. 2012-1 below for a description of Stage 1 restrictions.
On June 26, 2012, the Board of County Commissioners voted to adopt Ordinance No. 2012-1 presented by Sheriff Jim Beicker. The Ordinance outlines the various restrictions and exceptions of each fire ban level.
Please always check with your local fire districts, and state agencies (BLM and Forest Service), to make sure they do not have any fire ban restrictions in effect.
Always use caution while recreational cooking or burning of any sort and consider the surrounding vegetation and weather conditions.