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Goshen County Sheriff

EFFECTIVE AUGUST 1, 2017

FIREWORKS ARE PROHIBITED

 

ALL STATE AND PRIVATE LAND IN GOSHEN COUNTY ARE CURRENTLY UNDER A PARTIAL FIRE BAN.  THIS WILL REMAIN IN EFFECT UNTIL RESCINDED BY THE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS.

 

DURING THIS PARTIAL FIRE BAN

UNDER A PARTIAL CLOSURE, DISCHARGE OF FIREWORKS AND ALL OUTDOOR BURNING IS PROHIBITED ON ALL STATE AND PRIVATE LANDS IN GOSHEN COUNTY EXCEPT:

  • TRASH OR REFUSE FIRES BETWEEN 6PM AND 8PM, INSIDE CONTAINERS WITH SPARK ARRESTERS AND LOCATED WITHIN CLEAR AREA TEN FEET IN RADIUS ARE PERMITTED.
  • CAMP FIRES CONTAINED WITHIN A ESTABLISHED FIRE RING ARE PERMITTED.
  • CHARCOAL FIRES WITHIN ENCLOSED GRILLS ARE PERMITTED. 
  • USE OF ACETYLENE CUTTING TORCHES OR ELECTRIC ARC WELDERS IN CLEARED AREAS TEN FEET IN RADIUS ARE PERMITTED.
  • PROPANE OR OPEN FIRE BRANDING ACTIVITIES IN CLEARED AREAS TEN FEET IN RADIUS ARE PERMITTED.
  • PORTABLE STOVES, LANTERNS USING GAS, JELLIED PETROLEUM, PRESSURIZED LIQUID FUEL OR FULLY ENCLOSED SHEEPHERDER TYPE WOOD STOVES PIPED WITH A SPARK ARRESTER ARE PERMITTED.

 

 

                                                                  FOR MORE INFORMATION PERTAINING TO THIS PARTIAL FULL FIRE BAN, YOU MAY CALL THE FIRE WARDEN'S OFFICE AT 307-532-7952.