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Fire Restrictions in effect!

Effective 10/30/2019
LEVEL 2 – RESTRICTIONS REQUIRED DUE TO DRY CONDITIONS
The following acts are prohibited in the Hugo Fire Protection District:

1. Building, maintaining, attending, or using any fire or campfire, except a fire w
ithin a permanent constructed fire grate in a
developed campground.

EXEMPTIONS:
A. Persons with a VALID WRITTEN PERMIT from the Fire
Chief that specifically authorizes the otherwise
prohibited act.
B. Any federal, state, or local officer or member of an organized rescue or firefighting force in the performance of an official duty.
C. Any fires contained within a liquid fuel or gas stove, fireplaces within buildings, a
nd charcoal or propane grill fires at private
residences.
D. The burning of household trash when contained within a fireproof container sufficiently maintained to prevent escaping flame or

burning material from the bottom or sides and screened sufficiently on top to prevent the release of burning material and located in
the center of an area at least ten feet (10’) in diameter from which all flammable material has been removed.