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Fire restrictions
June 29 - Garfield County Stage 2 fire restrictions, BLM Stage 2 fire restrictions, White River National Forest Stage 2 fire restrictions, and fireworks use ban-|

fireNo open burning is allowed without a permit; and no burn permits will be issued until conditions permit after Labor Day.

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Continuity of Operations Plan
The Garfield County Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP) outlines the manner in which the community's public safety and essential needs are met in the event of an emergency. This framework helps reduce risk, and increase the county's resiliency, ensuring the best possible service to the public.

Proposed fire code amendments
Garfield County is seeking public comments on proposed amendments to the 2015 International Fire Code. Contact Garfield County Building Official Andy Schwaller at (970) 945-8212, ext. 1560, with questions.
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2015 proposed international fire code

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Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan
Garfield County has adopted a new Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan that prioritizes natural disaster risks and focuses on ways to prevent loss of life and destruction of private property.
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Road regulations
Semis and other oversized commercial vehicles are barred from traveling over roads that lead to Cottonwood Pass, and in the Four Mile area near Glenwood Springs. New signage is in place alerting drivers to these restrictions.
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Garfield County road restrictions

Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan Draft
Garfield County, Colorado

Garfield County is in the process of updating the 2012 Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan (HMP) and would like your input.
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Garfield County Community Wildfire Protection Plan
December 3, 2012-|

Community Wildfire Protection Plan

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InciWeb Incident Information System

InciWeb is an interagency all-risk incident information management system. It was developed to provide the public a single source of incident-related information and to provide a standardized reporting tool for the Public Affairs community. Its supporting systems automate the delivery of incident information to remote sources to provide consistent active incident information timely delivery.
Garfield County Emergency Management
107 8th Street
Glenwood Springs, CO  81601
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