Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk M. Taylor, who is the fire warden for Pueblo County, has implemented a Stage 1 fire restriction for all of Pueblo County. For more information about the stage 1 fire restriction go to
Stage 1 Restrictions
- Open burning, except fires and campfires within constructed fire grates inside developed camp and picnic grounds, charcoal grills and wood burning stoves at private residences. These areas must be be cleared of all flammable materials. (Exemptions allowed for agricultural burning on a per case basis may be granted by appropriate fire jurisdiction.)
- The sale or use of fireworks without a permit.
- Outdoor smoking except inside a vehicle or stopped in an area at least three feet in diameter that is barren of all flammable materials.
VIOLATIONS OF THE FIRE RESTRICTIONS CAN RESULT IN FINES AND MANDATORY COURT APPEARANCES.