Agate Fire Protection District |  40160 County Rd 153, PO Box 146 | Agate, CO 80101 | Tel: 719-764-2771 Site Created & Managed by Prairie Networks, LLC
As of July 11, 2016, Elbert County has increased to a Stage II Burn Restriction. This restriction prohibits the following: 1. Open burning, excepting charcoal grill fires, fires in approved portable exterior fireplaces, outdoor welding or hot work. 2. Outdoor smoking, excepting smoking within an enclosed vehicle or building, a developed recreation site, or while stopped in an area at least 3 feet in diameter that is barren or cleared of all flammable materials. 3. The sale or use of fireworks. 4. Use of educational rockets. See Burn Permit Page for More Details
Agate Fire Protection District
Established 1950


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Elbert County Burn Restriction

Increased to Stage II

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    Only use your grill outside. Keep it from under roof edges and well away from siding, deck railings, and tree branches.  Once your grill is lit, never leave it unattended.
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