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Sheriff Shrader has lifted the Stage I Fire Restrictions for Jefferson County. Please be advised that Jeffco Open Space, CO is continuing their restrictions within Open Space Parks. Likewise, Denver Mountain Parks has not yet lifted their restrictions.
"Please note that all JCOS parks will still maintain the following fire restrictions at this time: Gas grills and camp stoves only. No open fires or flames; no smoking, except in parking lots/trailheads."Fire Restrictions to be Lifted
Effective at 8 a.m. today, October 10, 2018, Sheriff Jeff Shrader has lifted the Stage 1 Temporary Fire Restrictions for Jefferson County.
Citizens are still encouraged to be cautious with any outdoor cooking or campfires, particularly in the grassy and wooded areas of Jefferson County.