Stage 2 Fire Restrictions

TYPE OF FIRE

COMMENTS

Open /

Prescribed Burning

NO

Blasting

NO

Outdoor Smoking

Only allowed in areas with non-combustible materials, not allowed in open space - throwing cigarettes out car windows is always illegal

Model Rockets

NO

Use / Sale / Possession of Fireworks/Explosives

NO - ILLEGAL - up to $1,000 fine /

90 days jail

Outdoor Cooking

(private property)

YES - Fires contained within propane fueled, natural gas fueled ONLY, No wood or charcoal grills are permitted

Outdoor Cooking

(in City parks)

YES - Fires contained within propane fueled, natural gas fueled ONLY, No wood or charcoal grills are permitted

Bonfires/Recreational Fires

NO

Residential fire pits;

store bought or owner constructed on private property

NO

**Anyone that has a fire that becomes out of control and causes damage is subject to be charged with Arson. **

 

**For questions call the Fountain Fire Department Fire Prevention Division at