Agate Fire Protection District |  40160 County Rd 153, PO Box 146 | Agate, CO 80101 | Tel: 719-764-2771
Elbert County is currently in a Stage I Burn Restriction. The current Burn Restriction Stage for Elbert County is: STAGE I STAGE I RESTRICTIONS shall prohibit the following activities: 1. Open burning, excepting charcoal grill fires, fires in approved portable exterior fireplaces, and outdoor welding or hot work, and the sale and use of fireworks in compliance with State and Local regulations. 2. Outdoor smoking, excepting smoking within an enclosed vehicle or building, a developed recreation site, or while stopped in an area at least three feet in diameter that is barren or cleared of all flammable materials. See Burn Permit Page for More Details
Agate Fire Protection District
Established 1950

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Elbert County Burn Restriction

Level 1 Burn Restriction

    Car Fire Safety
Safety Reminder
The most important thing is to remain calm, think clearly, and put people before possessions. 1. Stop. 2. Turn off the car. 3. Get everyone out of the car. 4. Move away from the car and warn others. 5. Call 911 to alert the fire department. 6. If the fire is small and there is an extinguisher, use it.  But use caution when doing so. For more information click the link- www.defensivedriving.com