Burn Season is March 1st – May 31st

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625 Ute Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501

Phone: 970-549-5858 FAX: 970-549-5810

Media Advisory

Burn Season and Burn Permits

For Immediate Release

Contact: Shawn Montgomery (PIO) 970-260-3708

Date: 02/27/2015

Burn Season opens the 1st of March and ends the 31st of May. Please obtain your burn permit at the Fire Administration building located at 625 Ute Ave. Grand Junction. The cost of the permit is $15.00 and that is payable by cash, check, or credit card. All the information you need to obtain a burn permit and the regulations on how to go about burning safely can be found on our website at: http://www.gjcity.org/GJFDBurnPermits.aspx

Please make sure to check weather updates and wind advisories prior to burning.

Do not burn during RED FLAG WARNINGS or Fire Bans.

You are legally responsible for your fire and will be held accountable if the rules and regulations of the burn permit are not followed.

Please ensure that you have an available extinguishment source (water, fire extinguisher, etc.) ready to put the fire out and do not let the fire smolder overnight.

Burn Safely!